100 Drabbles of Summer – 93. Rescued

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93 Rescued

Naomi’s heart raced as she clambered up the side of the fire escape, every thump of her boots over metal seeming too loud in her own ears.  The window was just above her head, and when she hit it, she’d have to move fast. 

From there, it would be a matter of breaking the glass, undoing the latch, and murdering those who would come upon hearing the sound.  Surely they would come.  The other side would at least.  No one on her own side knew she was here. 

She’d known from the beginning anyway; this was a one-woman rescue mission.

Naomi Williams.  Original character.

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