The 5th Quarter Quell - Chapter 5The 5th Quarter Quell - Chapter 5 by StartANewLif3
Chapter 5: Snow
I wake up. It's not because I want to, but because someone or something is shaking me awake.
Through my half opened eyes I can see someone. A girl with silver rings surrounding her head - like a planet I saw in one of my science books, Saturn. She shakes me but doesn't make a sound. And then I get it. Avox, that's what she is, a Capitol traitor.
"What is it?" I ask.
She gestures toward the door. I walk toward it and open it. When I am outside I hear a clicking sound. I expect to see a door when I look back, but there isn’t any, and I am alone in this barren land. All I can see is the white ground and the white sky. Something cold touches my forehead and my whole body starts to feel the cold. Snow is falling all around me. Then I hear laughter. It feels like it goes on forever until the laugh turns into a coughing sound. And the white snow starts to turn red. Little by little the flakes turn to red liquid, blood. I start running but there’s nothing that can b