It was in the dead of night when Illia approached mausoleum that was seemed to be off on it’s own. She reached her hand towards the gate… she hesitated taking a deep breath she pushed it opened. The gate made a large creaking sound, freezing she looked around her fox like ears going up and her four tails wrapping around her. No one was there, she stepped through and closed the gate leaning against it a sigh of relief coming from her. Why was she so scared? She had every right to be there… she would after all be buried at this very place when the time came.
Sirius wasn’t around… she wondered where that gryphon had run off to, he was known for protecting this place. The sky was getting covered in storm clouds it was possible the gryphon went to find somewhere to take cover. Why not in the building? Surely if he was in there he would have come out to greet her. It didn’t matter she preferred to be alone right now.
Gathering her courage she took one fina