Ignorance Is Bliss The sun blared down on the boy, burning the pavement. Although he kept to the shadows, he could still feel the heat emanating from the concrete. Across the yard of grass, the sprinkler whirred, spraying it's nutrients over the thirsty foliage. The boy sat and sat, watching life go on without him. A dragonfly whizzed past his head, but he was oblivious, his gaze transfixed on the sky above.Ignorance Is Bliss by ~CommanderShepardsPoo
The clouds lazily crept across the blue plain, drifting with the wind to another place. For a moment, the white fluff of the sky blotted out the sun's rays, casting a strangely shaped shadow across the lawn. The boy witnessed the cloud pass over the sun and then move on, drifting in another direction. The heat returned, creating waves of distortion in the distance.
They moved and shuddered, the waves of heat, as if alive. He watched as they folded and wriggled, as they bent and assumed their shape once more. The