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And everyone was laughing as I sat on the stage. ” He burst out laughing. “You sprained your toe? ” I complained, but I was smiling too. I could feel myself blushing as I thought back to that day, but I was also really happy. It felt good to think back to that. “Sorry, but you sprained your toe,” he laughed, his voice breaking as he held his stomach. “Alright. It’s not that funny,” I reminded him. I gave him time to calm down. ” He gasped out. “No,” I answered, feeling slightly stupid. “Oh, jeez, that’s funny!
My breath came in spurts as my feet left the ground. I was partially able to realize that I hadn’t collapsed. Someone was carrying me. People were rushing around me. My whole body was in absolute agony, my limbs shaking so hard, it was difficult to determine whether I still felt dizzy. ” A distant voice asked. I tried to turn my head towards the voice. My eyes fluttered open, but I squeezed them shut again when the light produced another punishing headache. ” The voice was distorted, coming from all directions, simultaneously loud and soft.
Alright. ” “Bye,” I said quietly and watched him leave. It was after an hour of boredom that I decided I didn’t want to lay and do nothing for the rest of the day. Taking my time, I slid down the ladder and over to the door of my cell. I looked both ways, hoping to see someone, anyone, I could talk to. Whitewashed 37 Stupid hope. My mind, on its own accord, started down memory lane. I was forced to follow along. For the first time in days, I allowed myself to feel regret, guilt, to think about when I was taken hostage.
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