We were still cautiously following twists and turns in a labyrinth of bookshelves. “Glitter,” I said as I rooted myself to the floor. “Explain now! What is hunting us, and who or what is Cord?”
“Hunting us,” she sighed. A look of resignation crossed her face. “If you could have a mythical creature for a pet what would you choose?” She didn’t wait for an answer. “Olivia picked a mini croco-panthera onca only it turned out that it wasn’t mini! Somebody tricked her!”
I knew now why Glitter was so scared and the same fear felt electric in my veins.
By Shari Marshall – April 12, 2018
Prompt for this 100 word post is from 101 Writing Prompts, prompt #67.