Floating on my back, as I am now, staring at the blue sky while the chatter of the woods was muted by the water. He'd bag the waterfowl that nested around the shore, I'd hunt for eggs in the grasses, and we'd both dig for katniss roots, the plant for which he named me, in the shallows. At night, when we got home, my mother would pretend not to recognize me because I was so clean. Then she'd cook up an amazing dinner of roasted duck and baked katniss tubers with gravy.
This is a little scene I particularly like. Maybe because Katniss' good memories with her mother are so few.
Anyway, little Katniss showing her mother how clean she is.
I gave Mrs Everdeen the blue dress Katniss wore at the Reaping just because..
Hope you like it!
Characters (c) Susan Collins
art (c) me