You can scarcely hear a shiver as you make your muted way along the oak-rimmed hallways. Turning the corner, you feel as though you’ve turned the page of a thrilling adventure. Out of the corner of your eye, you catch the slightest movement: you are not alone. Not daring to shift your glance, you let your hand drift before you, seeking the treasure thick with the dust of ages.Cold and palpitating, your heart stops as you feel the slight brush of an arm against yours.
“I’m sorry, were you going to take that?”
Fingers suspended, reaching, you snap your head to the figure beside you. Immediately, you forget about the library book, and find yourself lost in the questioning gaze of the spectacled stranger. Who could this be?
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