Tokka- A Mother's Journey -Chapter 10-
They had been at the Beifong residence for a little over two weeks. In that time, Sokka had been tested many times by both Lao and Poppy, and their tormenting gradually lessened as they slowly accepted him. Lao on many occasions asked him to do physically demanding chores around the house. He claimed that he didn’t trust the incompetent servants, but Sokka and Toph both knew he was shamelessly testing Sokka’s strength. He passed every time, thanks to many sparring matches with Toph that kept him fit.
Meanwhile, Poppy was constantly lecturing Toph about how to take care of the baby. And she went on and on about finally being a grandmother. Little does she know, Toph thought, that I’m never coming back to this place again.
One morning, Sokka woke early, feeling wide awake. Through the window, he could see the first rays of dawn. He looked over at Toph, who was sound asleep next to him. Trying his best not to wake her, he slipped out of bed,