A smile curved his features as she moved towards them. He watched as she greeted her mother. Her eyes told him all he needed to know. He watched in silence as she met his gaze. Her pride held there within her eyes. A glint of happiness shown in his own as he looked upon her. Nares flared as he took in her soft scent, and a gentle whicker was given to her as she brushed his cheek. He in turn did the same to her. Thorns pricked attentively as he listened to what she had to say. Heart swelled when she named him father. No other words could have made him happier that day.
"My darling princess, I'm glad you look upon me as your own father, for I love you like a daughter. If you do not find what you are looking for or you are ever in trouble, I'll always be here for you. This will always be your home. I love you my sweet, have a safe journey."
With that said a soft bump was given to ther hindquarters to send her on her way. Slowly he walked towards Jezibelle and nuzzled her gently. He would miss Nirvana greatly. He knew that his dappled dancer would as well. But there would be no rest for the scent of someone new entered the ridge.