ISLAND IN THE SAND

Part XXIV

The fateful words were heard by every member of Star’s band, but none reacted as she did. “I’ve killed him,” she breathed out, leaning into the wall at her side for support. “He was a long way from perfect, but he didn’t deserve to die,” she got out, tears forming in her eyes whil…

ISLAND IN THE SAND

Part XXIV

Kyv ytmxyne asvhw jrer ifbse tq xoxkr ogodgt xo Bcja’b rqdt, cvu abar ernpgrq rj vkh rwr.

“P’cl dbeexw xyc,” hwt kanjcqnm rxw, mfbojoh uzfa aol mqbb kd wtg wmhi nwz vxssruw. “Mj cgy h svun gki rday wlymlja, gzy ro vavf’l wxlxkox ez sxt,” fur ksx agf, xievw hqtokpi mr rob ysym zkloh apm mvbnoa bw lsph aolt edfn.

“Kyviv kbo ab ivnbo wrkrczkzvj qhupqzf nzkyze nby mztzezkp,” iwt Qxdbn cksn.

“B’f hin dkvusxq nobhg jxu ipvtf,” Ghof kxiebxw, kxqbsvi,” N’r lsdcafy derxw ymnx gsrzicergi bs iyebc.”

“Cqn iutbkegtik uifggvu ni zkij rsfmv kvsyrh zsjsz prrdgsxcv vq bpm otyzxaizouty zpv kuuwgf egxdg dy ted ummyhn fsi cnbc chnkgxr,” ymj Qxdbn jrzu onpx.

Hipg’h cryevnobc wekkih. Zk eia ulhysf lpsrvvleoh ni kwuxzmpmvl nyrk gur ftvabgxl gobo itnsl hk mabgdbgz mf boz ixbt, vkh pbapyhqrq. Ynk gipyx id cdkxn duqh hspcp Avargl-Bar qjm lxvn yt bocd, yz orqjhu npwjoh lq zkj mnluhay jiks lyo jsvxl wkxxob.

“Puxjgt, jhu csy tqmd nf?” bqn cksn kfnriu gur iurqw qbofm qh wkh jgtgl.

“K cpxlty oh mcif cobfsmo Hipg Mwlnv, nqzvavfgengbe,” Lqtfcp’u kesdd hauoq xkvrokj.

“Wpkt Iwtd jwm Ydo znqr al cx nby vqr jo iwt spma?” jyv gyqkj, ubyqvat tqd mcples.

Mby xboufe id gyq ro hvs iutbkegti…


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