Category Archives: Chapter 5

Explanations

I suppose I have a decision to make. I can stay here and not listen to whatever Dee is going to say, and I think that she is going to get Max to talk, or I can follow them. I … Continue reading

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Quarantine

“What do you mean?” I ask. But Dee ignores me instead she walks away, through the empty food counters and into the back. “Bring him through,” she calls. I look at Max. He shrugs and goes over to Colin who … Continue reading

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Safety?

Dee leads us into the dark corridor and I can’t help but shiver at the darkness. Max moves closer and places his hand on my arm. I move out of the way. I want to like Max but he has … Continue reading

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The Saviour

“You aren’t hurt?” the nurse asks again. Max shakes his head. “No.” She turns her attention to me. “What about you?” she nods to my arm. “Just bruised,” I say. “The creature used its claws?” I shake my head. “It … Continue reading

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The Warrior

The creature must have hit something on the wall. Just above its twitching form is a square button. I look along and there is another, closer to Colin. It must activate the door. “Colin,” I say. “The button.” I point … Continue reading

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Push the button.

Max makes a low moan and shakes his head. I start to step forward but Colin grabs my arm. “Don’t.” “What? We have to help him,” I say, trying to pull out of his grasp, but he just tightens his … Continue reading

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