Disclaimer: I own Rachel and Erica. All 'Dragonheart' characters belong to Universal Studios and the script/books author Charles Edward Pogue.
Rachel groaned where she had faceplanted onto the hard ground, trying to force her rebelling lungs to work before she passed out from lack of air. It was a long, scary, moment before her lungs finally obeyed, her diaphram spasming as she gasped for air... and then promptly choked on the lungful of dirt she had inhaled.
She had almost recovered when Erica landed on top of her, once again driving the air from her. "...gedoff!"
"Shit! Sorry!" Erica gasped, franticly scrambling off of her friend and slumping onto the ground next to her. "Are you okay?"
"Gimme a minute..." Rachel groaned as she sat up and took in a few deep breaths, stubbornly ignoring the ache in her right side as she looked around, her eyes widening when she realised that they were in the middle of