Booted: Chapter 3BootedBooted: Chapter 32 days ago in Introductions & Chapters
Chapter 3: The club
Alex's vision swung wildly as Lizzy stepped towards her awaiting taxi. He could hardly focus on the world around him, a mix of the flurry of noise and sights he was experiencing combined with the horrible taste he now had and the huge pressure that was exerted on him as Lizzy strode along. the only relief was when she stood on her other foot in her gait. Alex wasn't sure his mind could take much more of this, it was all so overwhelming.
To his immense relief the pressure was lifted from him as Lizzy stepped into the taxi, the vibrations from the engine, usually so unnoticeable were causing him to tingle. Lizzy crossed her legs and bounced her foot, for Alex this felt like the most intense rollercoaster, except instead of being held in place by an iron bar, it was like he was sucking on something and he couldn't let go. He could taste every contour of her foot, from her heel to her toes. He thanked heaven that she'd showered earlier, as he jus
Aquata Cove - Chapter 60Aquata Cove - Chapter 6013 hours ago in Introductions & Chapters
Chapter 60: Scars of Rebuke
Arnaav peers over a reef as he signals ahead, hearing a marlin several feet away. His survival-knife spear quivers slightly in his little grip as he signals again. He meeped a little as signals again. And again. Once more, he sent a signal to hear the marlin-
“Stop it…” Merrick muttered right next to him, “One signal is enough, two is cautious, too many will alert them of your presence.”
“O-Ok…” Arnaav squeaked lowly.
“You must keep your voice down.” Merrick muttered a little harshly, “Hunting is a composition of time, stealth, speed, and precision.”
“Mmm…” Arnaav nodded.
“In a hunt, you must always know what, when, where, and how your prey is going to go, going to move, and going to do at the moment of strike.”
“… B-But…” Arnaav’s insides churn with anxiety, “H-How do I know what they will do? I cannot see the