AceChapter 1Ace3 years ago in Introductions & Chapters More Like This
"Do you think he's alive?"
"Of course, he is. Otherwise he would not be breathing."
Pain seeped through his body. He made a low groan.
"See, I told you he is alive. Now pay up."
"Hey, kid, are you ok?"
He slowly opened his eyes. Above him, three people, all wearing shiny black armor and burned, red capes, stared down at him. The sky was dark from rain clouds, filled with smoke from distant flames. Sunlight was barely visible.
"Are you okay?" the older girl asked. She had dark red hair put loosely over one shoulder. Her pale face dirty from dust and smoke.
"Ugh..." he groaned again.
"Trey, Nine, take him to the camp site and give him immediate medical attention. When he is well enough, we can interrogate him. Take his pack, too."
The boy made a slight moan as he was picked up and carried away...
He woke up again, feeling much better this time. He sat up and looked at his surroundings. He was sitting on a white cot with red sheets, inside a tent that was also the same sca