VERNAL [adjective] of or pertaining to spring. appearing or occurring in spring. appropriate to or suggesting spring; belonging to or characteristic of youth. Etymology: Latin vernālis, equivalent to vern(us) - of spring.
Entered by only a small gap. "What are the walls around this city?" Brown, thick and leathery, contouring in some parts like a bay's wing. "This city is walled by the wings of a dragon."~ this is a cool story idea
"And the Dragons' song, so wild and strong, fell from the sky like rain upon my soul; which, watered well bloomed with a joy no words can tell where once was a dusty plain." - from Song in the Silence, by Elizabeth Kerner (Starscape)