Athena had given the children her massive bed while she slept on the cot at its foot.
Clouds hid the moon when Caledon climbed onto the cot beside her. “Can I sleep here with you? I’m scared of the dark.”
“He’s not really scared of the dark.” Emelia peered over the end of the bed. “He just wants to be by you.”
“Me, too.” Dominic’s words were so hopeful Athena’s heart would’ve broken if she had one.