Chill of Night ..chap. 7 pt. 3Chap. 7 Pt. 3
As soon as I was on the ice every other thought seemed non-existent. All I could feel was the ice beneath my blades and the cold air blasting my face as I skated around the rink. Even the music Mikey had started playing seemed to fade away.
"Hey!" Mikey yelled from across the rink. "Whatcha wanna practice?"
I changed my direction so I was gliding towards him. "I don't know, what were you working on before I got here?"
"Um Just some Axels and stuff. Nothing too difficult " He grinned, mocking me.
"Oh yeah!" I said with a huff, "I
Chill of Night ..chap. 7 pt. 2Chapter 7 pt 2
From my vantage point on the armchair across from the couch I observed Adam's slumber. I'd finished checking my Facebook and had nothing better to do. The remote for the TV laid discarded on the floor within reach but I didn't really want to chance waking up Adam to turn on the TV so I just watched him sleep.
He was restless, twitching his ears and fingers ever few seconds. At one point he actually mumbled something that sounded like my name but his face had been pressed against the pillow so I wasn't too sure.
It was almost 9 o'clock now, the sunlight was all gone and I was finally realizing how hungry I was. I hadn't really eaten since school lunch and even then I hadn't eaten much.
I headed to the dimly lit kitchen on my tiptoes trying to make as little noise as I possibly could which was harder than I expected due to a few squeaky spots in the floor. Rum
Delores My Love- FreeVerseA lovely day for a grand adventure
Two Shadows walk along
The smaller looks for bugs to capture
The larger listens to bird song
Laughter fills the bright spring air
The sound of gravel muffled
Back in time when I was young
My Great Aunt's footsteps shuffled
Hide and seek in the pines
Shhh, Don't say a word
Her joyous face wrinkled with lines
As she plays along, listening to the birds
These feelings committed to my memory
But how I miss my Great Aunt
She was Bent and sagging, face gaunt
But still beautiful to me.