Shattered Memories Saga
Ch.VI The Obstacles of Friendship
By: Andrew V.
The ground shakes with the explosion of the factory and the sky lights up in a fiery blaze of dust, metal scrap and blood. Demeyez swims with the flow of the current to reach the end of the sewage pipe, for behind her lies a lifeless breath of fire feeding off scrap and flammable sewage. Demeyez is kicking as fast as she can, squirming her body like a worm with her arms at her waist; her eyes are closed, but her mind is wide open with thoughts of Rakoon and his fate.
Demeyez can feel her body getting warmer and warmer as she continues to kick. The blaze behind her pursues her death; just like the others who wanted her dead when her father had abandoned them in Teynkah. Just then she heard a loud screech that made her open her eyes, the sewage thickness stinging them. It was a roach. There was a roach also pursing her; she looked back and could see it, wingless with only 3 arms and its upper body and head swi