The pain. Her body was ripping apart. She lay on the beach next to her home. Her eyes slowly closed as the sun peeked over the horizon.
He had walked this beach behind his home every morning. In his 20s. Nicely built with chocolate brown eyes. The sun had risen enough to light his way, but it was still a bit cold. The waves lapped at his feet as the last of the nocturnal crabs scurry to their holes.
Although he had always walked the same path, his eyes always roamed the beaches searching for something. He surveyed the beach ahead and spotted something.
"An animal?" He hurried his pace. "No, not an animal." He broke into a run as the sun revealed the pink flesh of a young girl.
She was lying on the beach with her back to him. Her tangled hair stuck to her skin in cords. She wore nothing.
"Hello?" He called as he got closer. "Oh god." He knelt beside her. "Hello?!"
She opened her eyes to a squint for a moment. They were as blue as the ocean itself. He hastily gathered