Ruby paced the floor. “Can you sense him?”
Jared sat beside her, his eyes clenched tight. “I’m trying, mom. I need quiet.”
Ruby sighed. They had to find the hatchling. He was too young to be on his own.
“I found him!” Jared’s eyes sprang open. “He’s by the sea!”
Another #fiftywords story for @jayna’s challenge, continuing the Dragon Egg saga. One day I’ll write the full story but am having fun with the fifty word installments for now.