Rating = GEN, Mystery
Season = S2 (Avon,Vila)
I'm in a whimsical writing mood at the moment so I'm going to try something.
The first three people to contribute a (single) word...I will try to come up with a drabble which will use all three. They can be as related or as unrelated as possible.
Caveat...I write GEN only so keep that in mind please.
The three words are in: limestone, telepathy and domesticated
Great job on 3 totally unrelated words...now what have I gotten myself into...
Here is the story. It ended up being a bit longer than a drabble...
Thank you to: entropy_house , vilakins and linda_joyce for contributing the words.
"The locals say this place is haunted," said
"There are no such thing as ghosts," was
Then why are you looking nervous too, thought
The two were making their way carefully along a dark corridor. It was so dark that their hand torches barely made any difference. There were many statues along the passageway; some were of people and some were of domesticated animals. When the light from their hand torches reached the statues, it threw menacing shadows across their path.
Some of the statues were so realistic that they almost seemed alive.
Blake had sent Avon and Vila on a scouting mission to find the source of a distress beacon signal.
"If this was
"Of course not," said
As the hand torches played across the walls and floors, it revealed a white substance.
Odd. Our hand torches should be providing more light against a white surface.
"Avon, shouldn't our torches be providing more light?," asked
Avon looked at
They continued walking; their senses were on heightened alert. It was eerily quiet.
"There isn't anything here," said
"You may be right,
That almost makes all of this worthwhile,
"There is one last door," said
There was another human statue inside the room. At least, it looked like all of the other statues which lined the corridor; until it moved. It was a man with a chalky white complexion. Like the limestone walls.
"Ahhh, gentlemen," the man greeted them. "Have you come to join my collection?" he asked.
His voice sent shivers down their spines.
"Jenna, bring us up now."
The two men's forms shimmered and disappeared just as the chalky complexioned man was about to press a button which would have activated a paralyzing field.