Okay, I’ve been gone for a couple of days and I come back to find an interesting new challenge: Kerrie Salsac’s Chain Writing Game!
Click the link for the rules and here’s my continuation:
A woman clad in a blue niqab scurried in the room, drawn by Agrit’s death-scream. “Alhamdulillah, hurriyah!” she cried as she gazed on Agrit’s soiled corpse. The sounds of retching brought her around the bed. She saw Cindy, tears cascading and strings of vomit hanging from her lips.
The woman knelt, palms up to show she meant no harm. “I am Aadila,” she said in halting English. “We must…flee…before bad men come back. Come.” Aadila grabbed Cindy’s hands and pulled her up, dragging the numb women into the bathroom. “Out window.”
Aadila pushed and shoved until Cindy wiggled through, following right behind her.
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