I ran away again. Well technically I got lost so I went around myself. See we were on a field trip to New York. Big place I gotta tell ya. Anyway we were in New York and we were looking at some building and I was trying to look at the structure of the building when everyone else walked off.
So here I am standing breathless in some old alleyway.
I sat down trying to catch my breath when I heard a shuffling noise further down the alleyway. Now if coach hedge were here he would hit me over the head and tell me to leave it alone. But hey I'm a curious kid. The ADHD doesn't help either.
So I went further down the alleyway. The shuffling had stopped but I knew were it was coming from. I stopped and turned. There he was. A small boy not that much younger than me crouched down behind the trash cans. I took a step toward him and he looked up. His hair was a mess and there was dirt on his face. He looked shattered. I heard him curse silently
Before I could stop myself I said, "Was tha...