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BlackAir

by Renve | Score: 3300

As I sit behind the counter, waiting for someone, *anyone*, to come in, I notice my boss leaving the building through the backdoor with one of my security cameras. I work at a dating agency. No one cares enough to come by and say hi. Do *I* feel lonely? Of course, but I don't want to be in a relationship. That's why I picked this job, so I can be connected to romance in the least way possible. Oh, and by the way, I'm not a guy. Or a girl, either, if that's your second guess. Most people assume I'm one or the either due to their limited view of gender and my androgynous appearance. I don't really have any labels, I don't need to pick any, I prefer just expressing myself how I want-- that includes not going by the normal gender terms. Anyways, back to the present, a few minutes after my boss leaves the light coming from outside darkens drastically. It appaears to me that there's smoke, so I quickly go outside and send a warning to the other employees in the building. Before I head out the door, I notice a box of crayons. It's completely black and ashy, but it's full, not burned. I remember seeing it just yesterday in all its colors but now it's turned into this? "Sorry I hung up on you, I didn't mean to answer the call." says someone that's most likely outside the building, but I could hear because of the security microphones implanted outside and in my headphones. I quickly take the box of crayons with me and *try* to open the door. Locked. Suddenly I black out-- in my last moments I notice the smokey black air from outside seeping inside the building, while my blood 

Completed challenges

The following challenges were completed during the writing exercise:

Begin Start typing to begin
Words Reach 50 words
Words Reach 100 words
Location A dating agency
Event The air turns black all around
Words Reach 200 words
Prop Include a box of crayons
Letter Use the letter K
Words Reach 300 words

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