100 Theme Challenge: 1Introduction
My name is Shir-El...
I was swimming through a nearby reef like any other summer day... The sun was beating down on the water, so hot I could feel it's warmth several meters below the surface.
Lying on a stretch of coral, putting my hands behind my head, I sighed, and as I did a stream of bubbles arose from my throat. I loved the warm days. Don't get me wrong, I love winter time, too-- Not that it's much different below-- but I like the warmer days a little bit more.
I looked down at my tail, shimmering opal in the summer sun, and thought of him...
It was a warm day like this, years ago. I'd swam to this reef a few miles off shore, see? And there was this Human couple on a boat. I was a kid, okay? I see something I'm supposed to stay away from unsupervised, what do you think I'm gunna do?
I swam up to it and there was this Human boy. He was my age and he... he looked like me, but not. Our features were freakishly similar, but his skin was darker and his hair