GoodnightEvery minute counted.Goodnight by SugarCube16
Staring up at the clock, noticing that the time was precisely 7:32pm, I held the telephone receiver to my ear and listened to the most beautiful sound in the world.
"...and then, then, I shot past - zoom! - and did this mini Sonic Rainboom with the sparklers! A bit dangerous, I know, but it was awesome! You should have seen Soarin's face! Hahahaha!"
Rainbow Dash, my girl, on the phone. Touring with her flight group, The Wonderbolts, she was away from Ponyville and had been for months. Fortunately, she somehow found the time to call me every night without fail. We'd been talking for almost two hours!
"Wow," I grinned, "ya must be lovin' it out there, huh?"
"Yup!" she said assertively. "Did I tell you about the time I hid Spitfire's costume in my bag and she spent two hours looking for it? I was laughing so hard! She was real mad for a bit, but she calmed down. Nopony stays mad at me for long!"
That much was true. No matter what she did, I never really