3worlds, 2minds, 1soul- chap6 The intense silence that followed her words was long and torturous. When Emmie finally spoke, it was with a quiet voice, almost a whisper. You what? Her words were accusatory and there was a slight anger to her tone. "It was the only way, I didn't think-" No, you didn't think. Why would you do that? Emma had no answer for her. Now that she was back in her own world, in her own body, her promise seemed completely irresponsible, but back in that dark world she hadn't given it a second thought. What if her promise not only applied to her, but to Emmie as well? Would she be able to obtain Emmie's forgiveness? What if they we
3worlds, 2minds, 1soul- chap5 For the third time in a row, Emma woke with an uneasy feeling hanging over her. She had foolishly made an agreement with the skeleton and now, although she was back in her own world, she was bound to the skeletons terms. Having second thoughts? A voice spoke inside her head. Emmas first guess as to the speaker was the skeleton, but it wasnt his raspy voice, it was a girls voice; it was her voice. That could mean only two things: either she was talking to herself, or Emmie was speaking to her
through thought. She would have liked to think it was the first one, but due to her recent experiences she knew it was the latter. Is that you, Emmie? she said aloud, just to make sure. Of course. <i>
3worlds, 2minds, 1soul- chap4 A soft tapping woke Emma. She opened her eyes groggily to see an unfamiliar sight. She was lying in a bed with a yellow bedspread and, instead of her poster of the universe, the walls were painted with dragons and unicorns, and scenes from Shakespeares Hamlet and A Midsummer Nights Dream. Her biology books had been replace with a plethora of novels including the Odyssey and Pride and Prejudice, as well as what looked to be Piers Anthonys entire Xanth Series. The tapping grew louder and was soon joined by a voice. Wake up! Its time for school, Emmie. All right, Im getting up. Emma called back, wondering why her alarm hadnt gone off. She froze. Emmie. The voice had called her Emmie. Could it be? Was it even possible?
3worlds, 2minds, 1soul- chap3 It took Emma a moment to realize the girl standing before her had said anything, as she was still busy staring at her appearance. I dont know. It was true. In fact, she hadnt even given thought to the idea of the dark mysterious world being real. Me neither! I suppose its some sort of alternate dimension or something. Maybe well meet a demon! She sounded excited at the idea, rather than horrified. Im Emmie, by the way. Emma, Emma responded, less surprised at the similarities of their names than she would have normally been. However, she had decided that this was just a very vivid dream, a figment of her, dare she think it? Imagination. Funny, isnt it? Emmi