He hurt all over, both inside and out.
With each movement, he could feel his torn clothing irritating the many scrapes, cuts, and even burns that marked his skin.
His blood pounded within his ears, even as more of it dribbled down his face, not even barely drowning out the screams and explosions he could hear all around him.
All in all, the pain was nigh unbearable to him.
Though, if he had to pick, he would say it was the inside that hurt him more than the outside.
Gritting his teeth, he wheezed as he pull himself up from the cold, hard dirt beneath, the raging flames behind him lighting up the dark night. All around him, buildings and homes were engulfed in flames as the screams of scared and frantic citizens echoed all around, filling his ears. In the background, the shadow of a large saurian beast was sent reeling back from the sudden attack of a smaller, yet more agile and clearly more powe