Chapter Eighty-One: Citizenship Declared
Having been left behind by her attendant, Chenoa had wandered off, curious of the calamity. She had seen Fluttershy right before she disappeared behind the squadron of officers. Waddling and weaving between their legs to get to her mother, she gave pause the instant Smokey came into her sight, laying on his side and groaning. Eager to get to him too, she bounded right up to his side.
“Dada!” she cried out in elation, oblivious of her father’s pain and that his position on the ground was a signal that he was encouraging her to play with him.
“Get that baby away from him!” bellowed one of the police ponies.
Fluttershy snapped her head up, her eyes wide as she heard her child call out to the dragon. As she turned her head, she noticed one of the officers was beginning to make the move to swoop in and scoop her up.
“No, wait, please!” she called out. “That’s my daug