Fragments Chapter 14 Page 21

Another unexpected sound sends shivers down his spine. His shoulders contracting up around his neck as the bodies are dragged off the main street and into the shadows. Steve knows that the sight of them would be too much to bear for the rest of the group, especially if another swarm came along and made them a meal in front of their former friends. Another moment passes and a hand rests on Moe’s shoulder.

Steve: It’s done.

Moe keeps his face pointed towards the wall and his voice crackles the words: Thank you.

He then nods in the direction of the ladder signalling for Steve to go first. Steve pauses however, he can hear Sarah crying up there. It seems to echo all around him and the fear of facing it paralyses