They had to be stopped!
And yet, she found herself on the street. Her hood was pulled up over her head as the rain fell heavily down from the sky. The cotton of her sweater drank up every drop of water it could, clinging to her shoulders and hanging around her waist. Jumping up, she grabbed hold of the fire escape ladder and made her way up.
She had never been here before, but she knew the way.
On the landing, she skulked back into the shadows. Her eyes locked on the window across the alley.
Full chapter coming Saturday!