Ayanna stretched, and bumped her head on the barrel. As she rubbed it, she glanced around sleepily. She was in the castletown, in a small alley near the merchants stand. Most didn't even know she existed. She crawled out and stood up, looking down at her dress. It was hard being a peasant, because everybody ignored her begging for food, only the kids got food. She peeked out of the alley at everyone else.
Maximus turned to the other guard, who was sleeping. "Wake up you buffoon!" He cried, hitting him on the head with the hilt of his spear. The knight awoke with a start, and looked over at Maximus, most likely glaring.
Vick remembered his mission. Kill the royal family. He hadn't seen anyone from the royal family, and he was determined to kill. He set his belt with knives, and poisoned darts, ropes etc.
"The more I get to know people, the more I like my dog." - Mark Twain