[Epub] ➚ Hunter and Hunted | Horror Stories of Predators and Prey ➟ Wayne Kyle Spitzer – Terrapin-info.co.uk

Hunter and Hunted | Horror Stories of Predators and Prey Take The Fatal Shot, Said Horseshoe He Must Have Laid Down His Rifle Because I Remember Him Helping To Steady My Own Easy Now, You Ll Own This Forever I Stared The Thing In The Eye And Squeezed The Trigger It Threw Back Its Head, Rising Up It Gasped For Breath, Spitting Blood It Barked At The Sky Then It Fell, Head Thumping Against The Deck Its Serpentine Neck Slumped The Rest Of Its Blood Spread Over The Boards And Rolled Around Our Boots And Flowed Between The Planks I Was The First To Step Forward, Looking Down At The Thing Through Drifting Smoke Its Remaining Eye Seemed To Look Right Back I Got Down On My Knees To Look Closer The Thing Exhaled, Causing The Breathing Holes At The Top Of Its Head, Behind Its Eyes, To Bubble I Waited For It To Inhale, Staring Into Its Eye I Could See Myself There As Well As The Others, Could See The Sky And The Scattered Clouds The Whole World Seemed Contained In That Moist Little Ball Then The Eye Rolled Around White It Shrunk, Drying, And The Thing S Neck Constricted And It Died Horseshoe Slapped My Back, Massaged My Neck How S It Feel, Little Buddy But I Didn T Know What I Felt I Could Only Stare At The Eye, Now Empty