The Friendly Creeper Part 35The Friendly Creeper Part 352 years ago in Short Stories More Like This
An explosion blinded my eyes for a second time, and a rock formed in my gut.
I stared in shock at the crater. My mouth hung open for a few seconds before I shook my head, and quickly ran over. Everything else disappeared. I couldn't hear anybody, anything else but my heart pounding. Sliding down the slope, I spotted her body, lying underneath piles of dirt and stone.
"NO!!!" I yelled, and began digging at the dirt. Using my bare hands, I managed to uncover her face, which barely protruded from the layers of soil.
"You're going to be ok," I hushed, checking her pulse on her furry neck. If she had heard me, she showed no reaction. She was still breathing, but her heart was weak. "EMILY! LUCAS!" I yelled. "SOMEONE! HELP!"
I watched as Emily and Cobble headed down the slope slowly. Lucas stood holding his broken lute in dismay. Gillian also stood, a shocked look on her face, Tabesto behind her legs. I glared at Gillian through my rage, and she stared a hole in her feet.
"We gotta go!" Emil