Caution: Water

AS Gile gasped for breath, he looked warily behind himself. He saw nothing but a few overgrown trees and a sparkling blue lake.

Suddenly something whizzed past him as fast as a bullet. It felt rubbery and was coloured red, but he managed to snatch it out of the air as it flew past. Gile lifted it up into the sunlight.

“A water-filled balloon…” He mused. CRUNCH, CRUNCH. Gile heard someone’s footsteps approaching him from his left.

“Well, well. Look who I found.” Gile made out a familiar voice, deep and stern. He risked a glance to his right. What he saw made him gasp once more with shock. Continue reading “Caution: Water”