Born of Two Worlds Chapter 13A year had passed since the twins’ birth and the summer sun had just begun to warm the land of Ooo. It was four days after the summer solstice and most importantly of all, the bubblevamps’ first birthday.“Marceline, do you think you could run down to the market and get some streamers?” Princess Bubblegum called from the kitchen where she was preparing a large birthday cake. It was to be a vanilla sponge with strawberry jam and buttercream filling.“Okay,” Marceline called back, “I’ll get some balloons while I’m at it. Is there anything else we need?”“I don’t think so,” replied the Princess, “Wait, yes, could you get some party hats too?”“Sure thing, on my list,” called Marceline as she picked up her sunhat and gloves before heading out the door. She glided down the street towards the party store. It was a big multi-storey store which was hardly surprising given the populace’s
Born of Two Worlds Chapter 12By now the children were three months old and were starting to take more interest in the world around them.“And then the prince took up his sword and began chopping through the thick brambles that surrounded the castle,” said Marceline as she sat on the sofa one autumn afternoon, holding a book in one hand. Simon was curled up against her, holding a rattle in one hand. He stuck his fingers in his mouth, shaking the rattle as Marceline continued the story. Every once in a while he looked from her to the book and made a few noises.Princess Bubblegum was sitting next to Marceline with Winona in her arms. Winona was dozing quietly, her arms wrapped around the cat plushie. It seldom left her side and she would cry and howl if it was out of her reach.Marceline turned the page, looking up as the Beaverel scampered up onto the back of the sofa where he curled up, putting his tail over its nose. Since bringing the children out of the castle’s medical unit where they had bee
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