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Hide and Seek

I pause before I open the door out of the cells. Turning, I wonder if I ought to try any of the others. Conor looks with me. “Do you think there are people in there?” he asks. “I don’t know,” … Continue reading

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To turn or not to turn…

The scientists all huddle at the other end of the room while Max and I finish our food. My stomach gurgles in happiness and I can’t help but grin. I just hope that Conor and the others are being fed. … Continue reading

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It’s the truth, honest…

“Is this place bugged?” I ask. “I don’t think so,” replies Lucas. “We can’t be certain but as far as I know we had no bugs before the outbreak. And they have brought nothing with them.” “So, what? They turned … Continue reading

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A Very White Room

As we move deeper into the complex I am struck by how white and sterile everything is. It is feeling more and more like a hospital and as we move my fear increases. I know that Max will be able … Continue reading

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The WHO…?

We drive around the back of the building through a gate and past more armed guards. Then Judge pulls up to a plain door. “We’re here,” he says and turns to look at us. “Has anyone been bitten?” We all … Continue reading

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Keep your eyes closed!

I’d like to say that I open my eyes once we are in the air. I don’t. I wish I was more relaxed but I sit, hands claw-like and clenched around the armrests and eyes firmly closed. “Max,” I hear … Continue reading

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