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A Papercut, A Beginning

In by Lara on August 27, 2010 at 12:05 pm

Sarah was on what seemed the four-hundredth envelope to stuff when she felt a tiny, but sharp pain. Ouch, a paper cut. She reached for a tissue, but the box was empty. A droplet of blood formed at the base of the cut, a plump red cherry, ripe for the picking. She contemplated it for a second, and then seeing no other option to stop the bleeding, she sucked on her finger. Salty, slightly metallic, she was was surprised at the delightful flavor of her own blood, of blood itself. I wonder if this makes me a vampire, she thought.

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