Welcome Weekend Writing Warriors! These are the next 10 sentences in my short story about Daniel, whose Last Day did not turn out as expected. Rescued from an attempted suicide, he is about to find out his fate, locked in a tiny cage.
#8sunday January 3, 2016 The Unwanted Package 7
He heard a single set of footsteps approaching from behind.
“Er, sorry. This will just take a moment.” It was Apologetic. Daniel and his cage were enshrouded in a musty, grey tarpaulin. He could feel himself being wheeled along a rather unevenly tiled floor. It was impossible for him to guess how far he had wobbled before the hum of a large machine became quite insistent against his eardrums.
“Right. Here we are.” A pause. “Look, I am really sorry about the …”
© Kim Magennis 2015
You can find the preceding sentences here for continuity.
Your comments or impressions are always very welcome. Please, drop me a word or two. Alternatively, let me know you were here by clicking on the ‘like’ button below.
Please visit the other talented Weekend Writing Warriors, you are in for a treat. Click on the link below.