morning humor..

What was that?” Belgarath asked, coming back around the corner.

“Brill,” Silk replied blandly, pulling his Murgo robe back on.

“Again?” Belgarath demanded with exasperation. “What was he doing this time?”

“Trying to fly, last time I saw him.” Silk smirked.  The old man looked puzzled.  “He wasn’t doing it very well,” Silk added.

Belgarath shrugged. “Maybe it’ll come to him in time.”

“He doesn’t really have all that much time.” Silk glanced out over the edge.” From far below – terribly far below – there came a faint, muffled crash; then, after several seconds, another. “Does bouncing count?” Silk asked.

Belgarath made a wry face. “Not really.”

“Then I’d say he didn’t learn in time.” Silk said blithely.

Source: David Eddings Magician’s Gambit

Photo: Kelvin Peach

Inky’s Take:  Ahh… sick humor, the cream in my morning coffee! (winks)