Chapter 3: A Broken Promise
By the time Sokka returned home following the council meeting, the sun just about converged with the horizon, painting the skies and surrounding clouds in tints of crimson and orange.
He managed to briefly visit Air Temple Island and join his pregnant sister and Aang, and their rambunctious children for dinner. The councilman requested Katara to let Lin stay the night on the island; he’d told her that a stack of papers still waited for him on his desk, and he would most likely be working well into the night to get it all done on time.
He sailed back to the mainland but from there, he didn’t take the usual route to City Hall where his office was located; this time, he headed for his own humble abode.