The Short Place
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The Short Place


The Island — Part Two

Meeting the natives

Darkly tanned men dressed in jaguar fur, with a jaguar head showing only their faces, surrounded the ten shipwrecked day-trippers, each carrying a shield and a weapon, spears, dart guns, and longbows and arrows.

The group stared in stunned silence except for Stacey, who continued screaming in terror.



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Robin Christine Honigsberg

Author of “Dysfunctional Me.” Associate Editor of Sensitive eccentric. 3x OD survivor. Top Writer in Reading. Medium Editor of “AYOT” Pub.