The Hungry Blue

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The Hungry Blue

Post by gustomaestro » Sun Jul 11, 2010 6:09 am

The kid looked back at the empty shore. No sign of movement. Puzzled, he lay upon his surfboard, lolling to the gentle rhythm of the ocean.

For a time he drifted alone between sea and sun, until a fast-rising hiss made him turn. More in amazement than fear he watched the sky-high wall of water bear down upon him, breaking, plumy crest reaching for him like taloned fingers.

When it was done the others strolled down onto the beach.

Satisfied that She had accepted their offering, the tallest and leanest among them spoke.

“Let’s go grab some waves.” he said.

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