WeWriWa/Snippet Sunday: 06/16/2013 #snipsun #8sunday
A continuation from last week’s snippet, here’s the next eight from my WIP, Seize. I had to get creative to make it eight and still have a logical stopping point. Here goes:
His legs were too short. We’d never make the trees. Why oh why had I taken the boy with me? He wasn’t my responsibility. He wasn’t my son, my brother, my cousin, but I couldn’t leave him there. Not with her.
The eerie blackness of the trees stretched closer. It wasn’t safety, but it was a first step.