This week’s photo prompt is provided by Maria. Thank you Maria!
The force of the blow stunned him. He was flying for a few seconds before he fell flat. He felt as if each vertebrae in his spine had been cracked open like monkey-nut shell.
The taste of bile and hydrochloric acid spread in his mouth. His abdomen hurt and then the coughing shook him up like a 10 Richter earthquake – bloody mucous spilled out like lava from an active volcano.
He lost the sense of time and woke up to gentle cleaning of his face. With great reluctance his mind recognized his little dog – Wiinny. It wanted him to get-up and play. His body refused to move.
The neurons somehow recovered with extra adrenalin. The frontal cortex took over the role of his psychiatrist and preached ……. you must learn – not to venture in empty streets especially in a country of 131 million people competing with each other.
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