Edge of Thorns 4 - Pt 17Part 17
He's never had a reaction this bad before. I need to figure out what's setting off his senses and then get both of us out of here. Now!
Nathan touched his shoulder again, ignoring to heat while he quickly scanned the rooftop. How close was close? It didn't help that there was minimal light out there (a few scattered garden lamps and the ambient glow from the streets below), and the longer he searched and saw nothing, the quicker his panic rose. Scott began to sob.
"Make... it... stop..." he begged between gasps for air, his body drenched in sweat despite the freezing air outside, making his shivering worse. "God... please..."
"I'm trying!" Nathan swore to him, terrified and confused. He didn't know what else he could do but get off the roof. He saw nothing, couldn't sense whatever was plaguing his friend, and didn't know how to make it stop. Escaping whatever it was seemed to be their only option, but without knowing where it was coming from,