Why Me?(Chapter One)

Why Me?(Chapter One)

“Let go!” I screamed at the man holding me in a headlock. I tried to kick him in his shins, but he just grunted and held on tight. Think quick, I told myself. Time is running out.If only there was a way I could slip out of his grasp and make a run for it. I then elbowed him in the gut and attempted to sprint away, but as I ran the man yanked my hoodie back and bam, he slammed me onto the floor, in the alley, and everything went black…. I wake up screaming and I was about to start throwing punches to anything around me when I realized I was in my apartment, lying in my bed. I soon realize it was just a dream. I rub my eyes and go to the bathroom. As I brush my teeth, I can’t stop thinking about it, about my dream. Will it come true? Did someone make me dream it as a warning? Should I keep a low profile for some time? All these questions kept racing through my brain.  As I run my fingers through my thick hair, I noticed a bright light on my wrist. As I look, a bright drawing of a goat with a mermaid tail shines as bright as the Sun. I start to panic, I immediately race to the bathroom and start rubbing my wrist like crazy! As the soap comes off, I notice that the only thing I did was make my wrist red. I opened my computer and look up goat with a mermaid tail. The first thing that pops up are twelve symbols with one month under each. As I look, I soon found out that the symbol on my wrist is the one for December, the month I was born in. This was getting too freaky for me, I close the computer and lay on my bed. The glowing soon fades away and leaves only black mark of the symbol, the capricorn….