“Why don’t you ask the librarian?” she asked me.
“Because you know what that is like,” I complained in a half-whisper. “I don’t feel like listening to a reenactment of his life.”
“C’mon, it’s sweet,” she told me as she scanned the bookshelves. “I know I saw the book here...I just don’t want to waste my whole day looking for it only to find out it has been taken out.”
There are those days where the world seems to turn so strange. I find myself grasping at straws as if they were reality. I find the world splintering, then melting then in a panicked blink everything is as it was and nothing changed except me who revealed his madness to the world. I felt their eyes on me as I struggled to maintain myself, to preserve my life in these strange experiences. I would leave and try to avoid this people, but I soon realized there would always be people like that.
Andrews walked further into the tunnel and activated the flood lights. Knowing that it would be foolish to go further without proper preparations, Jefferson ordered the team to start setting up a camp in the first antechamber. There were no other spots better than the one inside of course. Plus, by having the science team stationed inside the anomaly they could continue their work through the night if they felt up for it.
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Hi, my name is Matthew Dewey and I am the writer behind the Penned sleuth. I started the Penned Sleuth website as my own personal blog to write stories and sell my books. Eventually, it turned into an ambition to write a story every single day. A morning habit of sitting in front of the computer and writing a thousand word story about something that just popped into my head and rolling with it till the end and for whatever possible reason I missed a day, I would write two the next day to catch up. There would be no way I would give a story a skip.
“You know, this isn’t so bad,” Doc told us. “I often heard stories about the jungle being incredibly dangerous. How certain snake bites would be the death of you in seconds or insects that would lay eggs beneath your skin and you would never notice until they started hatching. However, after a week in the jungle and nearing civilisation, I have yet to experience any such horror.”
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