Untitled: Chapter 7CHAPTER 7: Hinge and Pandora began speaking at the same time and awkwardly stopped, waiting for the other to continue. This went on for a few seconds, and as humorous as it was, it was making me impatient again. I picked Hinge to explain it to me, expecting Pandora to be a little peeved that I preferred him over her but she visibly relaxed as soon as he began speaking.
"I have been waiting for this question, Juilliard. I can see that you will not fail me, as you seem to do everything I expect without me having to request it of you."
Somehow, even with his intense procrastination skills, Hinge was able to put me at ease with things. I don't know how, and I wasn't quite sure I like it, but for the moment it was pleasant to not be overly worried about anything. He went on to say that a tracker had been on me since my mother disappeared. We had been holed up in the shack for a few months prior to her disappearance and the Pack had been informed of it. When I began my journey, a few dogs ke
Welcome to HellI sat there, listening to the overwhelming silence as we waited for the jury to come back from their intermission. I could feel the tension of each and every person seated behind me. Even my sister was allowed to come this time, this was a true rarity since she was so young when it all happened.Welcome to Hell3 years ago in Short Stories More Like This
After what seemed like a lifetime, the jury was brought back in. They seemed to inch toward their seats and slowly prepared the papers to be read regarding the sentence.
Finally, we heard the timid voice of Jaron Brandau, one of my closest childhood friends, "We the Jury have found the Defendant to be " The juror's voice cracked. He paused and cleared his throat as if to say he didn't agree with the decision, almost as if he were trying to stall the end. All I could hear was the pounding of my heart as I waited to hear the results of this trial, my trial.
It had all happened so quickly. One moment I was having the time of my life and the next I was being taken to jail for murdering