It was late at night when the three set out. It looked like night, anyhow. Care-A-Lot had become so shadowed by storm clouds that sometimes it was hard to see if the sun was shining at all.
“Are you going to tell your family we’re going?” Flight Heart whispered.
“No, I’m not gonna tell them!” Honey Heart whispered fiercely. “No one needs to know!” Timber Heart chuckled slightly before Flight Heart stamped on his foot to silence him.
As they walked farther into the clouds, an increasing sense of dread could be felt in the air. Timber Heart coughed uncomfortably.
“Are we...going to where they used to round the Starbuddies up to? Big Star Point?” He asked. Honey Heart grimaced, and shook her head.
She didn’t know the way there, and frankly, she wasn’t sure she wanted to go. Young Starbuddies used to be led to that spot every year to become full stars before they faded away. Of course, they hadn’t been able to do