Prompt: Silence --- 063
Word Count: 129
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“You mean, the people they cut open were screaming but it was dead silent?” Kaylee asked looking even paler than before.
“Complete silence… except for when the Gentlemen knocked on the doors. I heard someone knocking so I looked outside. Bad move. I was spotted and had to run, but someone else was running too. Tara. I was injured, I had sprained my ankle, and the two of us are not the best of fighters.”
“What did you do?” Kaylee prodded.
“We hid, but the door wouldn’t hold them out for long. So I tried to magic a vending machine across the room to block the door… I couldn’t do it alone. But Tara, she was a Wiccan too. She took my hand and we manage to move it.”