Chapter 20: The Dog Prince

Past

Nichola Scurry
The Dog Prince
Published in
9 min readMay 16, 2024

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A boy in navy overalls happily running across the grass.
Image created by author with Canva (Magic Studio™)

Most of the kids on Jeremy’s bus were part of Group Two, the ones he slept with in the dormitory and sat with during the headphone sessions.

No-one on the bus talked. No-one looked out of the window. No-one acted like a kid.

Jeremy turned to the boy sitting next to him. ‘Hi.’

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Nichola Scurry
The Dog Prince

Australian human living in Barcelona, writing mostly about popular culture with a twist of quirky. If you like my writing, I like coffee. ko-fi.com/nicscurry