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No Plagiarism!LbCMgbxgDBC3euGWUWZMposted on PENANA

July 4th 2008copyright protection87PENANAkEeq4BSTEl

Diarycopyright protection87PENANAMqwocNzK4d

Happy Fourth of July… Not really though.copyright protection87PENANAmGgAbXx6Tw

But I’m amazed I still know the date, although I have no idea whether it’s Monday or Saturday really. My eyes are blue a lot now. Thankfully I don’t have to worry about clothes; we find shops every now and then. Stalkers don’t care whether you’re wearing green or red.copyright protection87PENANATea8FeJx8o

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July 21st 2008copyright protection87PENANA59YmJajggd

Diarycopyright protection87PENANAN9rXh6c1Ek

I’m getting better at killing Stalkers. They go down with more ease and I’m getting stronger every day. That’s good, at least. My eyes never change from blue though.copyright protection87PENANAqxegWxiaq4

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September 13th 2008copyright protection87PENANAp10RZiYbkC

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I took down four Stalkers by myself today. Uncle was proud, for lack of a better word.  I actually smiled when I did it, which scared me.copyright protection87PENANAoIeC86AJjO

I even avoided getting buckets of blood on me. Also, it’s getting colder. As we’ve headed north we’ve had to salvage clothes from stores along the way. Like coats, scarves, and things like that. Because of the shorter nights, we’ve been camping early, so I’ve had a lot of time to write. I made up a fable about Stalkers. It goes like this:copyright protection87PENANAAIQBzPUy1e

When the sun goes downcopyright protection87PENANAax0ji2qBmG

In turn they wakecopyright protection87PENANAjKpynyFXhY

To roam the earthcopyright protection87PENANAMRHCthsnPu

With sorrowful wailscopyright protection87PENANACZ2CjkFKW1

Wherever they walkcopyright protection87PENANArgLQO8ou6G

The ground’s quakecopyright protection87PENANAsSxav0rYog

They are horriblecopyright protection87PENANAs0gvDAQilM

And their toxins never fail.copyright protection87PENANAjM25CRd0lk

So if you are out late at nightcopyright protection87PENANAGOceZIfqGE

You better make sure you listencopyright protection87PENANAH9EYEizuAU

For their bones will crackcopyright protection87PENANAhTGkZibdjx

And their flesh will glisten.copyright protection87PENANAx0mKflsvL9

The worst Stalkers are the ones that runcopyright protection87PENANA9tjOrY61tH

They tear through flesh and they tear through bonecopyright protection87PENANAVKBC4AVgNe

They flee at the first sign of the suncopyright protection87PENANANkf94vux1g

But they will not hesitate to guarantee the grave is where you will go…copyright protection87PENANAHaK0ZbZ5ds

I named it: The Hunters of Night.copyright protection87PENANAM9dnLiXGyL

Thankfully only some of them come out in daylight.copyright protection87PENANAVl5bvaG0IH

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December 18th 2008copyright protection87PENANASKz58ko61W

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Uncle has been keeping something from me. He’s been working on something almost every night. But whenever I try to find out what it is, he tells me to shoo. I wonder what it is.copyright protection87PENANAw5ep6Fhj5e

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December 25th 2008copyright protection87PENANAo5CG1Ju8yi

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I finally figured out what the heck Uncle has been working on. He gave it to me this morning. A bow! I totally forgot today was Christmas, and so I felt bad I didn’t get him anything. He even showed me how to make arrows. But thankfully I found a canteen in a random mall, so I gave that to him. He could have gotten it himself, but his eyes lit up when he saw it. I guess it’s the thought that counts? We tried to make it a happy Christmas, even ate some deer meat we’ve been saving. I felt a happiness I haven’t felt in months. And I think, all today, my eyes were just purple.copyright protection87PENANA0yWZR07wsl

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PS: Even Sandy got a bone to chew (from an animal, by the way).copyright protection87PENANAkzbJMGeFr2


January 5th 2009copyright protection87PENANADsBzrszzZ1

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It feels weird to write 2009… For so long it’s been 2008… Anyway, I was just thinking about Gracie today. I wonder if she made it. I want to hope on hope that she did. I miss her a lot.copyright protection87PENANACLXOvJuJoV

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January 13th 2009copyright protection87PENANAcjZ4EYuruV

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Uncle seems agitated. We’ve started to camp in trees, and he showed me how to make sure Stalkers don’t know when we’re up one. He keeps saying to plan ahead; to always have a second exit just in case. I wonder what he’s up to. I couldn’t figure out what he was doing on Christmas, so I doubt I’ll figure it out.copyright protection87PENANAlHXJ3yzTJY

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January 14th 2009copyright protection87PENANAqch7ZcjvCf

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I’ve been thinking.copyright protection87PENANAeCCvkDr08O

Uncle is the only other human I’ve seen since that day long ago, right before we rode up the mountain of Silver Creek. I kissed my Daddy goodbye, and I gave my Mother a hug. I feel so lonely without them. And I realize I’ve been trying to hide my feelings, trying to ignore them. But I know,  if I let myself feel them, I’m afraid I’ll go crazy.copyright protection87PENANAby1sG0F0wh

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Ps: I looked in a shard of mirror that I found in an abandoned house. My eyes have turned grey. They haven’t changed back at all. I put the mirror shard in my pack to bring along to check if they are grey all the time. I should ask Uncle about it. I’m sure he’s noticed, whenever he looks at my eyes, he gets a sad look on his face.copyright protection87PENANAZpHCV2fm3o


January 21st 2009copyright protection87PENANAbeXcGEdlEJ

Diarycopyright protection87PENANADTGS42NflZ

He said it will probably stay that color for a while. I cannot imagine my eyes ever returning to purple again, much less blue. At least I don’t hate grey.copyright protection87PENANAlkp3Xk5cH8

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PS: I might not write again Diary for a long time. Just a heads up…copyright protection87PENANA12KIUPLI46

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