There was too much oxygen near the top. The others had warned me that going too close could cause damage — ‘After all,’ they warned, ‘you have never breathed just air. Your lungs will burst.’
I don’t believe it. I’ve seen glimpses of what is out there. People, walking on earth. Rolling conveyences. And the sky … I want to feel the bright orange light on my skin.
There must be a way.
Mer-people are a fascination of mine. Maybe one day, I will write more than these 71 words about them. In the meantime, be sure to visit VisDare this week by clicking on the picture. Tell us what you see here …