i’m swimming…

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“I’m swimming,” Caspian announced. “Sort of. Do you think that will interfere with my mermaid search? If I fall into the ocean and I’m not drowning, do you think she’ll bother to save me?”

“I think your mermaid probably has a life,” Wills said…”You can’t count on her to be waiting around for you every day. So drowning on purpose makes you an idiot.”

Excerpt: Kill Me Softly, Sarah Cross
Image: George Grie