General agreement between those who studied earth’s dragon population was that the dragons lived secretive lives in an underground system of tunnels.
As it was the humans who had driven them down there, the dragons wanted to keep it that way but Zalia would have none of that.
“How can you have lived like this all this time?” She remembered asking after she had gone up using one of the exit holes onto the road, and braved the outside world one night. “It’s so musty down here under the roads!”
Her dad had been so furious she’d gone top-side, he didn’t listen to her ‘we’d be happier out there’ theory.