Friday Night Drabble Party!
It’s been a while since the last FNDP, I know, but I was on vacation, so deal with it. DEAL WITH IT!
Yep, got to head to the West Coast and show the teenagers the beauty that is the Pacific Ocean. How I have missed that dramatic land.
But, now I’m back in good ol’ Asheville, enjoying the fine Southern Hospitality, and it’s time to get back into the swing of things.
That means a brand new, uber fresh, Drabble!
Not gonna try to sell y’all anything tonight, but feel free to browse the site when you’re done. Plenty of goodies to choose from.
She tore at the material, shredding it with her jagged nails, ignoring the pain as micro-particles embedded themselves in the soft, tender flesh.
“It can’t be destroyed,” a bored voice said from her elbow. “I have tried.”
She ignored him. The little man had given up; she would never.
“I say, miss, you are wasting your time,” the little man said. “Otherwise I would not be where I am.”
Hours passed and her hands, cramped and numb, couldn’t move anymore.
“When do they come?” she asked, her voice hoarse from disuse.
“At night,” the little man replied. “When else?”
Disclaimer: They always come at night.