he had never tried honey. he had a bit of a sweet tooth from kinship's little habits on baking for some reason, but ever since she was out there -- possibly alone like the rest of his littermates -- he didn't feel ready to stomach sugary substances. maybe he could keep it in a jar of some kind, honey didn't expire did it? he could save it for as long as it took in order for him to find his family again.
walking up casually to the stranger, leapyear would give a small sniff towards the broken hive."you know if honey don't expire? i was thinkin' of savin' some for later," he'd asked briefly, hoping nymeria had some kind of answer for him. otherwise, he peered over towards the twigs in her pelt as he'd sit down. "you alright too, miss?"