Breaking Conia: Ch. 1Breaking Conia: Ch. 12 years ago in Sci-Fi More Like This
Careers won the Games every year. I knew that; I watched the Games.
But, if you had one as an ally, that would mean your immediate death, right? Or, there were worse circumstances: Trusting a Career and having feelings. Feelings that shouldn't be there whatsoever. Feelings that I didn't want to have, but were there anyways. Feelings that would make me kill and regret what I did forever.
My time in the 68th Hunger Games have begun.
Chapter 1: Taken into Custody
My brother, Jay, and I woke up early that Reaping day. We let dad sleep in late; he had a long day ahead. I let my dark red hair go free today, instead of just having it up. (Jay would always tease that I looked like a boy with my hair pulled back.) We headed out into the square just as the sun came up. We knew that the Peacekeepers would be coming in a few hours, so this was the time to buy a few things.
Jay and I were selling a few pounds of our lumber today. Dad would let some of it sell and