Asra watched as Lillian was pulling the laces tight on their new skates. Breaking in new skates is always the worst and when they need to break in new skates, Lillian would give Asra half days so they could go home and rest.
The urgency in their voice was new. They were used to having panic, a whole generation permanently fucked by their parents. Now it was just getting worse. It was like the more and more kids were going missing every week. Now it was their turn.
sitting in the wooden porch they smiled a little. All moved into their new house. well,temporary house. It was only for the summer and it was more or less a job for these three months. The house was worn in, like it had seen its fair share of residents. There was no doubt it didn’t, having been used every summer for the last ten years.