When in doubt, fake 'em out.
The two of them hit the sun dappled pavement and Karolina sat them down on a low retaining wall. Molly had been dutifully quiet during their sneak exit from the building's roof (she knew just how much attention a chattering child could draw in a crowd of adults), but she was practically wiggling with questions. Karolina had to smile, even with their narrow escape from what she could only think of as 'Agents' and the capture of the man calling himself Morpheus. Something had to be done about organizing a rescue effort, but that could wait a five minutes; she hadn't seen Molly in three years! She hugged the girl tightly, ruffling her bunny-eared hat with the palm of her hand.
Reuinited in a brawl after three years. Where to begin?
"You were great back there, Mol'," she said earnestly. "But what were you doing there all alone in the first place? Why wasn't everybody else with you?"
Current Mood: relieved