Today was going to be an exciting day, although Mickey couldn't have guessed that. Normally, the most exciting thing that happened these days was Minnie taking him out on boat rides, which tended to happen two to three times a week. With each trip, he became a little less scared and a little more adventurous. They would dare to sail near giant mountains and quiet towns, but never went ashore. On rare occasions, they would pass mortal sailors and observe their work. The mortals never saw the gods, but a feeling of relaxation and calmness would wash over them, as if the sailors were in a safe place and no harm would come to them. Mickey was fascinated to see other living beings, and couldn't ask for anything to make him happier.
Although to be fair, he hadn't asked for anything to make him happier before he met Minnie. He thought he was content, but then her presence blew the meaning of the word out of the water. Then he thought he was satisfied with just their daily talks in his cave, b