Little Hutter – Steve Shilstone
On the world of Boad, Little hutter secretly sets out all alone to find her banished brother. Why was he banished? He spoke his name out loud, something hutters must never do.
The eldest hutter maiden busily cleansed her oat comb. The middle youngling tended to the bean patch. The youngest of the three wandered dreamily by herself, whishing swish through the tall grassy grain. “Little hutter, shouldn’t you be helping middle sister?” called the eldest. “I told her to wander, sister,” said the middle youngling. “She was sprouting far too dreamy for bean patch work.”