Author's Note: The names, events and characters used in this story are products of the author's imagination. The photographs of people used in this story are displayed for fictional purposes only. They are not intended to convey the impression that there is any resemblance between fictional characters or events in this story and real living or historical persons, especially those seen in the photographs here. Any resemblance is strictly coincidental.
We kept on, knowing a shadow of a hope was better than none.
The terrors they inflict on us are unspeakable.
I palpated and found that there was movement far beneath the surface. I can’t explain it. It was as if…something, recoiled from my touch.