Journey Through the Heart
by Rhiannon and AJ
Almost immediately, the trio slunk back into the room. They glanced over at Charlie, who was dripping gravy all over the carpet. The trio exchanged glances and fought the urge to laugh.
From the look of their mother's face, to do so would be suicide...
Jed kept his gaze away from the three hooligans; he knew they'd all end up in a hysterical fit of laughter... after which they'd all end up dead. He focused on his personal aide, "Charlie, why don't you go clean up?"
Charlie nodded, "Thank you sir... Can't even eat around those three..." he muttered as he walked out the door.
Abbey looked over at her children, her head beginning to swim. She made several attempts to speak, but failed each time. Finally, she took a deep breath, "Okay... I understand that I, evidentially, gave birth to three little monsters. And I am coming to terms with this fact... However-" She trailed off when she saw the looks on her children's faces, "What?"
"You're turning green, Mom." Brennan replied.
"Abbey, you don't look very good."
"Why are you swaying, Mom?" Ariel asked.
"I'm not, I'm just a little-" Abbey trailed off as her eyes rolled back in her head and she fell back into Jed's arms.
"Air sick," Jason finished as they gathered around their mother.
Jed groaned as he lifted Abbey up in his arms and carried her out of the room.
The trio looked at each other with doom written on their faces. Leo walked over to them, "What did you three do now?"
Brennan looked up at him, "We made Mom air sick."
"You what?" Leo demanded.
"She got upset and when she stood to kill us... she fainted." Jason replied.
Ariel shook her head, "Mr. McGarry, do you think the Secret Service can save us from our Mom?"
Leo shook his head, "I don't think God will be able to save you when your mother comes around..."
The trio looked at each other, "Crap..."