Jaina had no idea how much time had passed already since leaving the Tinker hut. There was no way of knowing if the sun was beginning to rise over the horizon, but she had no doubt at all that she had already been on her own for many hours. ...In a manner of speaking.
After the long day's work with Jay's Icebergs trying to stabilize the wrecked buildings and Nuri's Cinders rounding up loose criminals, anyone else might have expected things to fall quiet this late while everyone involved in the mess slept off their labor and excitement. In fact, it was the exact opposite. Jaina could hear bustling from nearby, the sound of rustling tent flaps and scurrying feet amid stern and clipped words and painful groans.
She must have walked near one of the medical tents. The scent of the tent leather, sterilized water, blood and several different Pokémon all blended together into a confusing mess that made her feel uneasy. Even more so as she