The war was won, she’d kissed him with the rising sun, and then Mai had to go and disappear with Azula. Much later, Zuko recites Li Bai from heart: My flower-dappled horse! / My furs worth a thousand! / I’ll hand them in exchange for good wine. / And we’ll drown the woes of ten thousand ages!
In which Zuko ponders deep into the night, and drags Mai, three-headed dragons, komodo rhinos, platypus bears, along for the head spin. Takes place after Mai and Zuko's break up and make up from The Beach. Cheeky drabble.