"They said they'd be back," Obsi said soothingly.
Dally glared at her sister. "You know they all say that, but they never do."
"You don't know that..." Obsi stopped mid sentence as she watched the glare in her sisters eyes turn into a look of death. "Ok then," she continued, "how about teams are not family. They're coworkers."
Dally sat hard on the edge of her bed. "That doesn't help much. But maybe it's a start. Doesn't pay to get emotionally invested with co workers, does it?"
"That's the spirit," Obsi said sarcastically. "Now I've got to go. We have a meeting on the fort event in a half hour."
Dally waved off her sister. "You know what I usually say about fort events. Blah blah blah..."
Obsi gave her sister a big hug, then hurried through the portal. "No time to rest," she said as she sat up. "Time to plan!"