Luck of the Wild

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WeaselMaster
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Luck of the Wild

Post by WeaselMaster » Mon Jan 28, 2019 4:27 pm

Ted couldn’t believe it. A dead body, lying alone in the forest. No one around. He checked for the fifth time. Silence.

He got down on his knees. Staring at the man’s gray hair, lined face, serene expression. No bloating, no redness. He must have suffered a heart attack just hours ago.

Ted felt his guts churning. He practically threw off his coat and tore at his shirt, breathing hard.

The mandibles uncurled from his sides. Their tips slid into the corpse’s stomach soundlessly.

It had been so long.

With a dreamy grin and a contented sigh, he began...to drink.

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Re: Luck of the Wild

Post by ZimmermansWay » Thu Jan 31, 2019 11:42 pm

....Shudder.... this one gave me the willies. thanks!
...Zimmerman...

"We're all lying in the gutter. Some of us are just looking up at the stars."
-Oscar Wilde

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Re: Luck of the Wild

Post by WeaselMaster » Wed Feb 27, 2019 4:14 pm

You're welcome! (Belated) thanks for reading.

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Re: Luck of the Wild

Post by MonsieurMoustache » Thu Mar 14, 2019 11:57 pm

Mrmf. I feel ill.

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Re: Luck of the Wild

Post by WeaselMaster » Mon Mar 18, 2019 3:28 pm

Glad to know I'm having the desired effect! Have some 7-Up. Always helps.

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