Avatar: The Story Continues 22There wasn't much movement in the town of Qi Cun the next morning. Most people had stayed up extremely late and did not emerge from their homes until near lunchtime. By the time Aang and Katara emerged from their room, Haruko and Deshi were already outside starting to clean up the mess. They didn't mind at all; the wedding was near-perfect and the party afterward was a raving success. Katara started picking up dishes and glasses from outside the inn and taking them back inside for washing. Aang immediately went to work on the trash that was lying on the street, which was a simple task for him since he could just blow it all into a pile for a quick pick-up. Once everything was away, Katara waterbended some water over the area and wiped all the furniture clean from all the crumbs and stains that had been left behind."Thank you for your help, Aang and Katara," Haruko said. "I made some breakfast rolls.
Avatar: The Story Continues 20The next day, Aang decided to take Sokka and Zuko to the pond outside of the village walls. He wanted to practice some of his waterbending techniques and thought he'd take friends with him to keep him company. Katara wanted to keep an eye on Kotori, so she didn't think that it would be a good idea to have both her and Aang together so far outside the village. She, instead, spent the afternoon having lunch and talking with Fei Yen and Haruko.A few hours later, the teens decided to head back towards the village and meet back up with their other friends. As the entrance to the village came into view, lo and behold, who emerged from the village but Meifeng. She looked around to make sure no one was there (the three friends had ducked behind some trees and bushes when they first caught sight of her). She turned towards the right and started walking in the opposite direction. "I wonder where she's going?" asked Aa