You see a bear? Running would kill you more than saving your life. Anyone with a basic knowledge about bear should know that. Throwing your food at it is actually a better choice.
You are late for something important? Well then, you'll be late, running might actually just stress you out. It happens, being late, so why running? Plus, if it was that important, why didn't you leave earlier, in case that something might happen?
A serial killer
I was desperate. So desperate.
The days and nights blurred together. Every waking moment was the same. Pain, the sound of people walking by, complaining how low their paycheck was, or how many nights they had to eat leftovers. They were so lucky. So lucky. I never moved, I almost looked dead, I almost felt dead, I almost was dead. My eyes never opened, I just concentrated on breathing. Though it took so much effort, the longer I b