Forbidden Friendship Chapter I
The house was empty today. The three humans were absent, so I could tidy my own "house", hidden under the floor ; I didn't want someone to notice the noise. I moved my books between the beams, putting away the ones I had already read. All I knew about the World, this big world, was in these big books. I had learnt many things through the books, and I had read many of them twice at least. After all, I had time. I was in this house for three years, and until now everything went well ; the place was safe, I didn't have to worry. I just had to be discrete and careful, just like the borrower I was. If I were seen, I would have to run away and find another place to live.
I tidied the basement for hours, and then decided to stop. The books were heavy to me, and I was hot, and tired to be confined under the floor. I had better things to do ; it was the end of the afternoon, and today was one of the last summer days in the year. It was a perfect moment for a walk in the garden. So, moving mysel