chapter 1 part 1
TV(newscaster) " There has been yet another disappearance last night. Ahigh school girl (whose name is to be confidential)was last seen going home after doing her part time job but has not returned since. there seems to be no trace of her anywhere.residents living around her workplacehave reported seeing a shady looking poshblack car lingeringon thestreetsroughlyaroundthe time she disappeared. whathas completely dumbfounded thepolice is thateven thoughwitnessesare certain that thestrange car is nottinted, they cant remember the face of the driver. and those who dorememberdon't give similardescriptions.as you've all noticed, these disappearanceshave been happening around the world and the very few victims found haveseemed to lost theirmemory. so as tobe safewe weregiven permission tostate our latestvictimsschool sothatothers around there can be alert.she goes toa school called...."
"I'mgonna be late for school!"Zakiya exclaimed as sheturned offtheTV whilestruggling to put on her socks andstuffeda slice of toast in her mouth. she staggeredquicklyto gether shoes and put them on as she put her lunchin herbag simultaneously.she zoomed out of thehouse and ranlike herlife depended on it nearly falling flat on her face twice.
Her mother watched her and sighed,"doesshe have to go to schooltwo hours early?" she thought, then coughed intoherarm.
She loved that her daughterwas an honor student who wasalways punctual,and finishedreadingher text book aheadof the class,and likeddoing extrahomework and projects and nevergot into trouble. but still....was that normal for a14 tear old girl? Zakiya could at least mess uponcein a while so thatshe couldplayher role as an educatingmother.
suddenlyshe felta bit dizzy, herforeheadfelt warm,"I must bethinking tomuch."she said to herself taking her suit case to head to work.she had to stay strong for her daughter and protecther fromthem.