1. He had been walking for as long as he could remember.

2. Go left, through the woods.

3. Two days went by.

4. I cannot let you pass.

5. He was alone, again, in the woods.

6. Was he going the right way? Nothing was familiar to him.

7. He paused for about a minute to drink from a stream.

8. The woods opened up to a beach.

9. There she was.

10. The end.

11. It was dark outside, and cold. I should have been content with dreaming. Yes. It was probably just dreaming.


written/recorded summer '06