They hadn’t seen the man standing in the shadows at the end of the alley. Not until they were practically standing beside him. After that, everything had been a bit of a blur. Taylor remembered seeing the knife, remembered hearing the man demand her bag. She remembered the wild look in his eyes, and the way that he couldn’t stay still. She remembered the pain of her fall, but not the moment that Ryan had pushed her; she remembered his scream of pain, but not his descent to the glass-littered ground.


The word was like a slap in the face. She hadn’t believed it until the paramedics were saying it over and over, but it was the undeniable truth. It rang in her ears and froze her heart. Her best friend had been stabbed. Repeatedly.

And it was entirely her fault.

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White Rabbit
Curiosity gripped his heart. Glimpsing that flash of white once - he could chalk that up to being a trick of the light. But seeing it twice? There was something there, something material, and a significant part of him itched to know what it was. So he followed the black and white path to the left, into a thicket of dancing trees, and set out on a quest to find out what it was.

White Rabbit is a short fan fiction story involving Zacky Vengeance of Avenged Sevenfold and the fantastical world of Lewis Carrol's Alice in Wonderland. It was written for a user-run contest on Mibba.

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