Deathly Lies

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Wren Havenfort has lived in lies her 15 years of life. Every day she was told her town was the last left in civilisation, she was part of the only people left in the world. She grew up hunting in the fields, training her senses, and getting stronger while her fellow girls at at home with their boyfriends and safety. Ever since she was small, Wren has craved adventure. Her father was a trepid explorer and he had unfortunately died in the north. Wren wears a locket with his crumpled, thumbnail picture hidden inside. She thinks of him when she is scared, or lost.
She has been told that there are people in the sky, watching them struggle to survive in the bleak landscape.
When a girl and boy her own age stumble into her town though, from an unknown place, everything she has believed tumbles and crashes to the ground.
They have been lying to her.
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Deathly Lies

Submitted: November 19, 2011

Wren Havenfort has lived in lies her 15 years of life. Every day she was told her town was the last left in civilisation, she was part of the only people left in the world. She grew up hunting in the fields, training her senses, and getting stronger while her fellow girls at at home with their boyfriends and safety. Ever since she was small, Wren has craved adventure. Her father was a trepid explorer and he had unfortunately died in the north. Wren wears a locket with his crumpled, thumbnail picture hidden inside. She thinks of him when she is scared, or lost.
She has been told that there are people in the sky, watching them struggle to survive in the bleak landscape.
When a girl and boy her own age stumble into her town though, from an unknown place, everything she has believed tumbles and crashes to the ground.
They have been lying to her.
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