...it all makes sense now. Dawa is the Blind Frogmaker's granddaughter!
Wait wait wait. What? WHAT? WHAT!!????
(I'm retconning the story as I wrote it in 2010).
It's one of those days. I was struggling to figure out how to make my ending less like this:
and more like this:
All right, that was a bit of a nerd joke.
And ok, I'm slightly more awake and calm now. Yessss.... I will write some words today. Yessss.... later... yessss... I'm currently at 45K. Trust me. She's his granddaughter. He's possessing the body of her half-brother. I just have to get over the newly discovered squick factor of him having had a thing for the demon currently possessing his granddaughter's body. Er. Yeah. Maybe I can smooth it out in the revision. Also still in the air right now...how am I going to have this little fact suddenly be revealed? Huh? Ah well.