"Perhaps it's easier for someone who has grown or spent a reasonable amount of time in areas with plentiful food and little worry to say. However I'm not naive enough to miss the difference between friendship and appeasement. One implies progress, the other implies minimal desire for change" she'd respond, taking another breath and stepping forward. "Do not consider our position one in which you can veil your threats of withdrawal...however small as well." she would lurch with a small growl, "I digress however, lead the way. I have duties to attend to and little in the time to spare." she'd end on the note as she began to follow the vulture, a pack of about 11 behind her as they traveled.
' What a mouth on that hyena. A fine line between friendship and appeasement? Oh dear, there is only one line and that's the feed, the starved, and the dead' the lioness thought to herself. 'And the dimwitted who can be manipulated so easily.' The lioness smiles at Figgy; restraining her desire to laugh at her thoughts.