Of teeth and fairiesNone of the characters are mine but belong to their respective owners.
“Freeze!” Dawn yelled-out even as Kenzie pointed the crossbow. “Tooth fairy, now we got you!”
“Yeah, you have,” the Fay in question didn’t seem to be too bothered by this. “Now what?”
“We just want to ask, basically, what do you do with all these teeth? And where do you get your money?” Kenzie politely explained the reasons for the tooth fairy’s capture.
“Pff. You don’t think that that’s my own money?” the tooth fairy asked disdainfully. “In case you two geniuses haven’t figured it out yet, I’m just a hireling!”
“Oh really, for whom?”
The tooth fairy told them.* * *
“Well, that was really unexpected, as well as worrisome,” Dawn told Kenzie after they’ve seen the tooth fairy safely off. “Xander and his hyenas no longer seem to be so funny, you know?”
“Guess from now on we’ll be on our best behaviour whenever we go to a zoo,” Kenzie nodded in agreement. “A tooth for a tooth, eh? The elephants never forget indeed!”