RAN: Life Saving PrologueRighteous Among Nations: Life Saving
The sounds of the tiny metal carousel played out hauntingly in the stifling stillness of the attic. Each little tin horse rose and fell in a creaking motion, grinding up its pole and then quickly falling back into place. A small boy, no older than five, sat some feet away, his legs pulled to his chest and his eyes wide with wonderment. His mouth formed into a perfect circle as he watched the miniature horses gallop their way around the track to the tinkling music issuing slowly from the center of the machine. His tiny hands held onto his feet as he tried to curl them under the night shirt that he wore. The gentle light falling from the lantern that he placed near to him cast frightening shadows upon the wall of the attic. Despite the creatures that grew from the dancing light, he was not afraid.
He giggled as the tin carousel finally ground to a halt