AdventureWe sat at the beach together, listening to the waves and making small talk. Simply enjoying the company shared without feeling pressured by the world around us.Adventure19 hours ago in Flash Fiction & Vignettes More Like This
And in a lull that didn't seem so different from any other, he started the conversation that changed my perception of him.
I want to go on an adventure, he said.
I smiled and asked where to? But he shook his head at my light tone.
The adventures we have together... Those are what I like to call "mini" adventures. They're great. But I want something real, something where I could die but I could also discover something. He ran his hand through his hair and looked out across the water.
I don't believe for a second that everything has been discovered yet. There are things out there waiting to be found and I want to find them.
His eyes began to shine and I watched as he steadily grew more passionate with his words, hands cutting through the air as if he were fighting monsters that I couldn't see.