We noticed faint glints of yellow to our left. We had found them – the elusive Holmoniot!
Little fish swam through the pool, and a frog hopped from place to place.
Sunlight filtered through the thick pine trees, illuminating the forest floor below.
This shady stream bed led us past pomegranate trees and grape vines, into the oak tree shadows.
I had taken the kind of adventure that I had really been longing for.