Intruder alert. Intruder alert. Sirens wailed through-out the house.
The thief froze for half a second before moving to leg-it out of the building. Only he couldn’t. His feet were glued to the floor with a mysterious black liquid that was quickly traveling up both his legs.
“Ah! What the hell?”
He made to kick off the substance, but it was holding him fast, not allowing for any movement. The thief desperately reached down, in an attempt to wipe away the black goop with his hands. This only resulted in sticking his palms to his ankles, which in turn allowed the ascent to begin up his arms, as well as his thighs.
A door opened, causing light to flood the room.
“Help me!” The thief cried out in desperation. He could feel the liquid crawling over his chest, locking his body into position.
“Oh dear.” A calm male voice replied, “You have been naughty.”
“I’m sorry. I’m sorry. Just get me out of this, please!&