The Streaky Professor – Part Twenty-Three

Part XXIII:

 
In fact, Artemis’ lips had grown so chapped that the most subtle movement caused the skin to break open and bleed. His tongue and mouth felt as soft as the cheap brown paper towels available in most public restrooms. The taste of salt was overwhelming his entire mouth that he didn’t even think swallowing would be possible.
 
Almost as if she could hear his thoughts, Mavis said to him, “Please, don’t speak. Your mouth looks dry from lack of fresh water. I don’t have any water on me, but there is some in my car, about a mile away. Will you wait for me?”
 
Still unable to force a word up from his diaphragm, Artemis nodded his head in agreement. “I’ll be back as soon as I can.”
 
Low on energy herself, Mavis hadn’t really considered she would be so quickly running back towards her car. Nevertheless, that is exactly what she was doing. Heading north now, the ocean was on her right. She was less encumbered by her shoes, as she left them on the beach next to Artemis. This allowed her arms to move more freely. Additionally, she was livened up slightly from her contact with Artemis. She couldn’t quite identify the change, but something had occurred inside of her that she had been search for, unsuccessfully, for some time now.
 
 

To be continued…

Other Top Programs

Ipsos

Ipsos is a fantastic place for taking surveys, searching, watching videos, and more. Nationally known, this program will get your rewards to you ASAP without question. Start earning today with full confidence.

KashKick

Sign up with your PayPal account and receive an instant $5. Then earn daily taking surveys paying up to $25, watching videos, and even just reading emails.

More Posts

branded paid surveys

Branded Surveys

Branded Surveys – Go Big or Go Home! With Branded Surveys, formerly Mintvine, you will find a plethora of surveys from short-form to long-form. Get started today and cash out via PayPal with just $10 in your account.

go puff gig jobs

Looking for a Gig Job? Try GoPuff

If you need a little extra income from a side hustle, but don’t have too much time, you may want to consider GoPuff. Applying is simple and you only need to be a U.S. citizen with a smartphone and pass a simple screener. Get started and apply online.