1 Week Later
Early in the morning I'm sounded awake by movement outside.
I rise from bed and glance at the clock.
My body pulls itself to my feet and I throw on a white tee shirt with my jacket, jeans and my black riding boots, then make my way downstairs, Aric coming from the kitchen.
"You heard it too?" I whisper and he nods, "Dad." He waves Leo out and we leave the house, Aric handing me a pistol as I hold it ready.
We cautiously walk outside and I look around but hear nothing and see nothing.
I glance at Aric and Leo who sigh.
Aric nods, "looks like it's clea-" he's cut off when someone knocks him out with the back of a gun.
I widen my eyes and run to him but I'm held back, someone strangling me, Leo struggling as a bag goes over his head.
"Let me go!" I scream and look at Alison's window.
I go to scream out to her to run but my mouth is covered by a damp rag. The smell of the rag is strong, and makes me feel woozy.
My eyelids flutter until they are completely shut and I collapse to the ground as everything goes black.
I wake up to my phone buzzing.
Today's the day. The war starts.
When I head downstairs I notice how empty the house is.
"Ems?" I say aloud and check her room upstairs.
I check everywhere but nobody is home. Not a single. Person.
"Sophia?" I whimper, running to her room. "SOPHIA!" I scream and look around, desperate to have someone in the house.
I run out of her room but hit into someone.
I scream but my mouth is covered by a soft hand.
"Would you shut your mouth child, Jesus."
I pull away and hug her, "I thought everyone was missing."
"Everyone is missing. The Razors. They took them. Your mom, CeCe, Emily, Aric, Leo. Even Hanna."
I frown, "why not you?"
She rolls her eyes, "guess I was too old. Filthy ass druggers. I haven't even seen a gray hair yet!"
My lips curl up the slightest bit but I return to panic mode, "how do I get them back?"
"You have to rescue them. It's the war, this is how they're starting it."
Lauren enters the house, making me grunt, my anger running wild as I charge her, grabbing her and pinning her to the wall, "WHERE IS EMILY?! I KNEW WE COULDN'T TRUST YOU! WHAT DID YOU DO TO HER!"
Lauren rolls her eyes, "would you relax Blondie? I'm here to help. I woke up this morning and saw everything. I know where they are."
"How do I know this isn't a trap huh?" I can feel tears building in my eyes, "if anything happens to Emily-" "Alison. She'll be fine." Lauren's eyes go soft, sincere.
My heart throbs in my chest as I think about Emily. What if she's hurt? Or worse?
"I'm here to deliver a message from my father, though. You have until noon to find everyone or else he'll kill them. Starting with the person you love most."
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In The Clear (Sequel to Kick The Dust Up)Fanfiction
Alison is back in her hometown to finish out her last 2 months of high school, alongside newly found friend Hanna Marin and of course, Emily Fields. Emily, a member of the Havoc Riders is new to a public high school where nobody knows what the Havoc...