Nights Under the Pacific StarsChapter 1Nights Under the Pacific Stars6 years ago in Fantasy More Like This
Alek tried to sleep as the boat gently rocked on the waves. The soft ocean breeze was cool and gently blew his honey golden hair. The others quietly slept, curled up in somewhat comfortable positions. The reef was so beautiful, filled with dozens of colors, but they couldnt find a place to take a dive and their scuba equipment lay as dry as it had when they rented it. Alek plucked some crumbs from their sandwich lunch and dropped them slowly into the water, watching a rainbow of fishes rise up and nibble. The water was still despite the breeze and Alek lazily drew a finger in the water, making small ripples across the glassy surface. It stung at first because his hands were slightly cut up by rowing the wooden oars and his delicate, skinny arms and hands were not as callous and muscled as his friends, who looked like they pumped lead for a living.
Alek sighed and glanced at his watch. The trip was turning out a little too boring.
Something touched his wrist.
A fish, Ale