...at about you, Ting-Ting?"Ting-Ting
was horrified. This talk totally went against everything she'd been
taught about honor and being a princess! "It doesn't matter! We
shouldn't even be thinking such things so close to our marriages!"
She flipped her fan out and waved it in front of her face. "Quick!
Here comes Fa Mulan!"The
other two princesses also brought out their fans and hid their faces.
Fa Mulan already had doubts about the princess' marriages. They
didn't want her to guess their thoughts!Mulan
knocked on the door."You
may enter." Ting-Ting said, trying to sound cool and poised.The
door opened and Mulan poked her head into the carriage."Dinner
is ready." Mulan began to pass three bowls of rice into the
politely held up her hand, "If you don't mind, Miss, we'd like
to eat outdoors this morning. We've been inside much too long."Mulan
nodded in understanding, "Of course! I'll set up a table for you
they exited the carriage, Mae grinned when she spotted Yao. Ting-Ting
glared at Mae over her fan, but she didn't want to say anything in
front of Mulan. Su was just glad to be eating soon.The
three princesses sat on the ground around the low table that Mulan
had made for them out of some crates. They daintily ate their rice
and held their fans in front of their faces.Yao
peeked at them from behind a tree. He smiled as he watched Mae eating
her rice. Suddenly, she peeked around her fan; straight at the tree