Unseen Genius: Chapter 5Unseen Genius: Chapter 5: Fire From AboveUnseen Genius: Chapter 59 years ago in General Fiction More Like This
Overhead the chandelier gave an ominous groan as it jerked downwards several feet. The crowd below quickly forgot the deformed man onstage as all eyes turned upwards with a collective gasp. Brielle came to her senses and shut her shrieking mouth with a snap. Bending over quickly, she snatched the large black satchel from the floor.
"Run! Run, the chandelier is falling!" she cried at the top of her lungs, pushing the gentleman to her left towards the aisle. The man started at her touch, being jostled out of his frozen panic and into motion. Brielle looked over her shoulder quickly as she continued to plunge forward, only to find Conner right behind her. Relief rushed through the growing panic at the sight of him, but her thoughts remained grim. It will fall any second. There isn't enough time!
Seemingly reading her mind, Conner leapt over the row in front of theirs and began shooing its occupants towards the aisle. He had half the aisle cleared