Chapter 2--Flight to the CapitolChapter 2--Flight to the Capitol2 days ago in General Fiction More Like This
They were shoving me into a room before I could even understand what was happening. My head was pounding and I was still staring at the thick metal door even after they slammed it shut behind me. Was this seriously happening? I wanted to believe it was all just a bad dream, I mean, I have lots of bad dreams about the Games. Why would this be any different? I gave myself a hard pinch just to see, and I cringed and lowered my hand. Nope, this was all terrifyingly real.
The door opened timidly and my mother popped her head in. As soon as she spotted me, she looked like she was about to melt as tears blossomed in her blue eyes. “Percy!” She cried, rushing to me and wrapped her arms around me. “What were you thinking! Why would you do that?!”
“It was the only way I could save Tyson,” I stammered, looking behind her to see if the big guy was there. He must have been coming and I turned back