Can't believe there's not a favorite line thread yet! But I just wrote one I very much like so thread make.

For clarification, my characters are winged humans.

Mara perked up when Nell entered the room.

“Any luck?” she asked as Nell hustled over to her crate. “By the way, Farrah tried to break in and get your treasure box when she moved out. I ripped out some of her feathers. You want ‘em?” She held up a handful of pinions.