Airi's inner thought -ROUGH DRAFT-"Dad's birthday is in 8 days...... hm, I wonder if I should tell him yet that I am home. Will I be able to keep it a secret for another week..." Airi thought as she sat at her desk in her office by her bedroom on the second floor of her lonely mini-mansion. It was quiet while Xander was taking a nap, Airi neither hated or enjoyed that about being in the middle of nowhere Maine. What she really missed were her friends and bandmates who didn't even know she had arrived at home the day before.
Airi's return -ROUGH DRAFT-It had been several months away from her home in Wonderland, Maine. Airi knew there would be no special parties or welcome home hugs waiting for her when she pulled up to her little mini-mansion in the middle of nowhere-woods in her little silver pick-up truck. Airi stepped out of her truck, her black lace-up knee high combat boots pitted against the dirt created a small cloud of dust around her ankles. She looked at the lonely house. It's memories, both good and bad stared back at her through the dusty glass windows and the Ivy covered walls. "It has only been three months....." she sighed. "But I guess I haven't been keeping up with things before I left...." Airi told herself silently."Mama, I stuck" Xander called from the back seat. Airi smiled, her attention steared away from the lonely home and turned on to the one year old as he sat struggling in his car seat. Airi's eyes teared up a bit and she saw Xander and his crimson violet eyes and his raven black hair look at her. He look