Becoming Aware Chapter 2
by Brittany Kistler
Chapter 2: Not mine
I looked at his hands. They were extended from him, toward the viewer. It looked as if he was waiting for somebody to put something in his hands. But there was already something in his hands. My family was chained up like a chain-gang in the palms of his hands. But over his shoulder, in the distance, there I was. My back was turned, but I was looking over my shoulder at him. A large collar and chain made me look like a dog on a leash, and in my sad looking puppy eyes, were tears. All around me in the backround were my characters. Dimitri, Raimos and Robert Rose, Quee, Human Eff, Zar, Zara, Wittany and Delila. They were all surrounding me, their eyes blank and listless. "If you didn't do that, than who did?" she demanded.
I continued picking at my food and sta