Dream Magic: Awakenings
Mr. Smith nodded. "An interesting approach, Rose. Well done."
"'Interesting' is one way to put it... 'insane' is more like it," Lucy whispered. She stared
incredulously at Rose as she came closer, and continued out loud, "I can't believe you
managed to sweet-talk that ugly thing into giving you an apple."
"At least I didn't threaten to blast him away, ha!" Rose retorted. "Plus, I have an apple
and you don't!" Rose briefly stuck out her tongue and maintained a mock-serious
expression, but couldn't keep the grin off her face for long.
Lucy tightened her lips and gave Rose her best impression of an evil stare.
"You're both crazy," Eric said. "Much crazier than any goblin."
The next thing Eric noticed was an apple bumping his head and rolling down his lap.