ISLAND IN THE SAND

Part XVI

  Sol and Tal emerged from the opening carrying what appeared to be long-barreled weapons. Each boy squeezed through the opening carrying one of the weapons vertically. The weapons were almost as long as the boys were tall. “Rifles,” Jameson said, grasping Tal’s weapon by its plastic stock a few inches up from th…

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