It had gotten hotter as he got away from the desert, and he didn’t like it. Put him on edge, as he found no major waterways around here. With the sun at high noon, however, he was disinclined to continue searching his way back tot he low river until the temperature cooled off with nightfall. In the meantime, he had absconded into the shade of a cave, and was prepared to take a —
“Holy shit! Guys, there’s water!” he shouted to nobody, sprinting over to the edge of the pool, and staring at it with enormous eyes. Please don’t be a hallucination.
He shoved his face in. Delicious, cool water surrounded his head.
Drawing his head back out, he gasped in delight, shaking water from his fur and blinking his eyes to — “Holy shit,” he repeated “maybe I am hallucinating. Anyone else see this? No? Just me?” he craned his head around in the darkness, aware there was no one else standing there to tell him if he was actually seeing glowing lights in the cave pond.
He didn’t feel like he was hallucinating? But… What if that’s because he was hallucinating so well, he didn’t know it was a hallucination.
Jan 31, 2019 05:21 PM
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