Dark Angel by Lisa Jane Smith
By Lisa Jane Smith
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And I don't care, she thought. I just want to die. Oh, why did I get made if it was just for this? There's got to be someplace I belong, something I'm meant to do that's different. Because I don't fit in this world, in this life. And if there isn't something more, I'd rather be dead. I want to dream something else. She cried until she was numb and exhausted and fell into a deadly still sleep without knowing it. When she woke up hours later, there was a strange light in her room. CHAPTER 5 Actually, it wasn't the light she noticed first.
David, she goes to our school. " David sounded startled and bewildered. " Pearl S. Buck was the junior high. Gillian sat staring at the bathtub faucet without seeing it. "She's in our biology class," Tanya's voice said, edging toward open impatience. " The voice added, "I can see why you thought she was younger, though. Her bedroom's knee-deep in stuffed animals. And the wallpaper's little flowers. And look at these pajamas. " Gillian's insides felt hotter than her fingers had been at their most painful.
Then he was gone and Gillian had several odd impressions all at once. The first was of being . . unfixed. Detached from her surroundings. A falling feeling. The second was of something coming at her. It was coming very fast from some direction she couldn't point to. A place that wasn't defined by up or down or left or right. And it felt huge and winged, the way a hawk's shadow must feel to a mouse. Gillian had a wild impulse to duck. But it wasn't necessary. She was moving herself, falling away.