The Costume Competition - p2The Costume Competition - p22 years ago in Profiles More Like This
I eventually awaken to the sight of my darkened bedroom. The curtains are open a crack, and faint moonlight spills through the gap. Wait, moonlight? The sun’s set already?! I sit up, duvet still rapped around me to protect me from the cold of my apartment. That’s one problem with this apartment; a lack of double glazing windows and student income means in the evenings, and the central heating is turned off to save money, it can get very cold very quickly. Does that mean I’ve slept all the way through the afternoon? I glance at my alarm clock; display reading 19:05. I’ve slept for 5 hours?! Dammit! I lie back on the bed, rubbing my eyes to rid them of sleep. I might as well get myself something to eat, I think with a sigh, pulling myself back up into a sitting position. My body protests, wanting only for me to fall back asleep, despite the 5 hours of rest I’ve already had. Why am I so tired? I wonder; I could quite easily
Curse of the mask 3-what madness feels likeI stare right in my hand as the mask is glowing green, in a strange way it look beautiful fill with mystery, For a moment I totally forgot where I was or even that I got short at. “I Don’t know why……but…..i feel as if I need to put you on?” as I was talking to the mask as if it was a living person, as if I was expecting it to talk back. Maybe it was the fact that at that point I had lost a lot of blood, but that wooden mask just felt like it was going to take the pain away. Or the fact that I had completely lost my mind, as if I lost track of my mission to get the hell out of the store before the robber discovers I’m still alive.Curse of the mask 3-what madness feels like3 months ago in General Fiction More Like This
*BANG! * BANG!
And then I hear a loud scream, a noise very familiar. “CARLOOOOOOS!!” I yell out loud as I realized that he had shot Carlos, that bastard just shot my only farther figure in this horrible world. He took away the few good people in this world that I cared for. Just the thou