RS: Over the Top AftermathRS: Over the Top Aftermath4 years ago in Short Stories More Like This
The drive back to the house that night was one of the hardest things I had to do in my life. I had to pay attention to the road and comfort Pops, who was now sobbing and whimpering on my shoulder. Not to mention I had to keep my tears from affecting my vision.
I never really was fond of Rigby, in fact, I hated him! But to see him die right before my eyes so brutally it certainly hurt. Rigby was lazy, selfish, and unresposible, but he DID NOT deserve to die.
Not like that.
I snapped out of my thoughts when I heard a soft choke in the back seat of my car. Mixing with pops shivering whimpers it was heard again.
Mordecai hasn't said a word since we left the hospital.
I peaked at him cautiously through the mirror. His head was down, his wings wrapped around his lanky body. I could tell he was slightly shivering, and swallowing hard. I caught a small glimpse of a tear roll down his beak once we pulled into the park driveway.
As soon as I unlocked the door, Mo