Adam and Wee Izzy
"They were when I saw them last," he said, which was no word of a lie. The last time he'd seen any of the Sullys, they had all been fine. He looked behind and growled as he saw a wasp which obviously meant that the rest would soon be following. But he had spotted the Spire in the light of the many fires, and that gave him his bearings and he knew which way to go.
"Your grand-mère said that your house is protected from these things that would hurt us, so when we get there, the wasps will not get us," he reminded her, before running along the roof and jumping across the gap to a lower one. The low drone of the wasps was still behind him, which was good. He had a few more roofs to jump across before he could get back down to ground level.