Aha! Parniya thought she'd escaped Shez's concern, but now she doesn't have Jaden to deflect onto. Oops.
Thank you all for sticking it out with me and reading until the end of chapter 5, I'm so, so proud of my artistic progress and how I've managed to keep to a consistent schedule! I hope you've all enjoyed it as much as I have <3
As per last chapter, the cast are open for the first three commenters once more! So if you've got something you're itching to ask, now's your chance!