|My take on Mother Nature, from the Guardians of Childhood series.|
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Later in the evening, Laura was awoken was by a crack of lightning and thunder outside her window. Jolted from her sheets, she looked outside and saw the hard rain smacking against the glass on the window.
Wind wailed restlessly outside and the tree swayed precariously, groaning as though trying not bend and crack under its weight by the force of the harsh wind.
How long had she been asleep? Complete darkness surrounded her and it was pitch black.
She began to count as another bolt of light lit up the sky. Like she did in the cave what felt many ages ago. When she reached seven she heard the hard thunder, and by reflex she pressed her hands on her ears. Even though she was told countless times that it was rare that people got struck by lightning, she was still afraid of its destructive nature. The fear to be hit by it and die, or for the whole house to be struck and destroyed by its powerful force.
Laura wondered briefly if such a powerful force could
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"You've got to be kidding me."
"Is YOUR IQ REALLY THAT LOW?"Bunny shouted and rose up from his seat. "Did that really happened? Please you`re kidding?"
"I turned my back for a minute and the next thing I knew, she had… that… in her hand !" Jack replied defensively.
"Really Jack? Of all the parts on Earth you had to pick just that spot."
"I had NO idea it was there! Blame the wind, not me!"
"Don't blame the wind Frostbite!"
"How would you handle it when your sister encountered a dead corpse in the middle of nowhere?"
Before Bunny could respond to Jack's protest, either screaming not so very nice words or by hitting him right on his face with his boomerang, Tooth interrupted.
"It could have been done in a more... proper way but let face it, she would have encountered death sooner or later."
"Not with a hanged thief!"Bunny shouted. "It would have been far easier if she discovered a dead animal instead; a dead Squirrel, a dog or a silly goldfish drowned in its bowl. W
SolaceShe never slept well in the dark,Solace by Medoriko
not without the children of the sun and moon
to guide her weary lids home.
Guided by the aftermath, she was always two steps behind.
What did the world look like to the girl who had been through it all?
Braved the heaviest of storms,
yet skipping over cracks in the pavement.
They said her eyes were the wisps of clouds before the storm.
To him they were reflections of pages overlooked.
She said it was like she lived the life of someone she had never met.
Laid out to dry, yesterdays news.
He knew her as the girl who was built to never collapse.
He wished he was too.
He loved her more than words could say, and yet her pain was such,
that at times, he feared she wouldn’t make it.
But on nights like these, even when it threatened to consume her,
he became convinced that somehow she would.