A Different Life [Part 1]Tim screamed at Jay. His body was shaking in a rage and fear, pouring out of him like liquid fire."I was doing fine! I was getting better! And then..." He coughed and continued, "Imagine waking up one morning, in the back seat of your car miles away from home with blood in your hair and no idea how that happened! Imagine waking up one morning with your life broken, and no memory whatsoever of it happening. Think about that!" He shouted, tears were beginning to form in the corner's of his eyes and he sniffed."Imagine not being able to keep a job because you call into work one morning and they say 'Oh we're sorry, we had to fire you because we haven't heard from you for the last three weeks-'" He coughed abruptly, blood coming from his mouth and onto the cold pavement.Jay winced and took an apprehensive step forwards, "Tim-"Tim wiped his mouth and cut him off, "But then suddenly it stops," He swallows, "And I start getting better, and I can hold steady work and I can function like a
The Tall Man In Black: [Part 10]We sat there,on the grass.We sat there,him holding me,me smiling contently.He's touching my hair,which feels good.I look up at him and open my mouth to say something, then close it, smiling.We sit there for a little while, and my stomach growls.I stop smiling, and look down at it,then I look at my surroundings.Wait...How long have I been out here?It's bright outside,is it still the day I left...?No, its too bright.I ask,"Has a day passed?"He nods."Oh..."I get up off of his lap.Are my parents worried?Are they searching for me?I hadn't planned to stay out so long.I have to go tell them I'm okay........I don't want to leave........I say,"I have to go."He looks at me,he's a little... sad."Don't be sad, I promise to come back."He livens up a little, pleased.I smile too, happy."I promise."He gets up,instantly towering over me.I look up at him, and smile.I turn to go, and he grabs my arm,pulling me into an embrace.Surprised, I hesitate for a moment befo
The Tall Man In Black: [Part 9]I shift, partially awake, partially asleep.I try to go back to sleep, and shift again.I stop.....what is under me?...I open my eyes, and see a familiar sight looking down at me,but I'm not startled,I'm not moving.I just look up at him,and a new tear goes down my face,I jump at him, quickly wrapping my arms around his neck,pulling him into an embrace.I'm so happy, my tears won't stop now.He's here,Here with me.He's REAL.I felt him,his happiness the same as mine.He lifts my body to reposition me.He wraps his arms around me, returning my hug.I'm so happy..."You're real..."I'm laughing, happily laughing.My worries fly out with that laughter.Everything around me is blurry,All I see is him.I'm laughing.And it's so much fun to laugh.