daily – 50

The lone laptop blinks uncertainly as shadowed, backlit legs run past it, heading for the resort’s main building.

“Did you just-”

“No!” I didn’t mean to snap at him, but this is nuts. The one has nothing to do with the other. I was just trying to shut down my computer. That’s it. “They can’t be connected. That’s im-”

Down in the command prompt window, the blinking white cursor begins to write on its own: thanks, michael.

“-possible.” My lungs suddenly feel too small for my body. They know me?

“Dad?” Patrick’s voice is cautious. “You know these people?”


Leave Your Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *