Shadows From The Past chpt10Shadows From The PastChapter TenThe Suppression Team moved quickly and efficiently. It made Kain proud to be in command. They were a well-oiled machine."Sir," one officer touched his shoulder to get his attention. "Sir, we've found something."Kain immediately followed the officer to a back room where several other men were examining a body. "Definitely killed by a vampire," one of them commented. The Blue Wolf bent down to investigate. His eyes widened in surprise and rage. He recognized the scent from the dead compromiser's neck. "Radio base," he instructed with a growl. "We've found the missing compromiser. Then get me Jinnai and the President. We have major problems. The zealous thunder god is back."---------------------------Jiro groaned. Could the day get any worse, he wondered. He suddenly wished he was in Mimiko's room,
tiredI am so tiredThat it feels likeI've been nothingBut that for so long.Each moment isA moment inEternity as I goThroughout the daySo many thingsThat need to be done.Not enough timeTo do any of them.But, someday,Time will flow once moreAnd I will find theEnergy to live again.
Shadows From The Past Chpt. 9Shadows From The Past Chapter 9------------------------Mimiko was still asleep. She hadn't woken once since she'd gone to bed yesterday afternoon, as far as the young Black Blood was aware. He stared at her over the edge of the bed. He was only checking, but he felt a bit nervous about doing so. What if she woke up and saw him peeping in?"Kotaro," Jiro called from the other room.Kotaro obediently went to see what his brother wanted, making sure to mostly close the door behind him. "She's still asleep," he announced as he entered the kitchen.Jiro had his shirt sleeves pushed up, a knife in hand as he sliced some pale vegetable. He still wore his gloves, even though he was cooking. "I'm not entirely surprised," he said. "Yesterday was a very trying day for her."The blond went up on tiptoes to try and see what all was going into the steaming pan on the stove. "But it's almost time for
On My OwnSometimes I wish I had wingsWith which I could fly.Sometimes I wish I couldSimply touch the sky.One day at a time,I'll slowly learnHow to fly on my own.Like a child learning to walk,One must start out small.One step at a time,We learn to walk from a crawl.One day at a time,I'll slowly learnHow to walk on my own.Like someone who only falls,It's only a matter of time,While one becomes strong,And learns to stand.One day at a time,Slowly I'll learnHow to stand on my own.