"and really, really hurt"
I had to initiate Xi, and I'm doing it in a way that hurts me TT v TT
He got caught in a fisherman's net, carelessly left to float around in the ocean, and he got tangled up in it, and the more he struggled the more it tightened around him and cut into his scaly hide. Eventually he had exhausted himself and washed up on shore, too weak to pull the net off of himself there, so he just passed out and now his slime coat has dried up, and his beautiful colors have dulled out, and high tide is half a day away. Ooohhh its going to take a while for him to recover from this -sob-
I'm so terrible to my babies.
Oceans and beaches are hard to draw yo