Determined (Swiftpaw's Death)DeterminedDetermined (Swiftpaw's Death) in General Fiction More Like This
It’s hard to describe the terror I felt. I was terrified of so many things; The dogs, the teeth, death…but there was one thing that terrified me above all else: the thought of those beasts taking Brightpaw away. That day is still so very clear in my mind. I revisit it frequently, and yet I still can’t believe what an idiot I was!
I darted through the undergrowth, Brightpaw hard on my heels. My paws tingled with excitement. There’s no way Bluestar could ignore this! We’ll be warriors by Sunhigh tomorrow! I thought, letting the satisfaction of the thought seep into me.
“Swiftpaw,” Brightpaw panted, running alongside me, “Are you sure about this?”
I saw the doubt in her eyes, the fear. My heart skipped a beat as I gazed into those deep blue eyes.
“We’ll be fine, Brightpaw. Don’t worry about it! There’