I just wanted to participate... I never knew that it would land me here where I am now.
Ever since that stupid country got demolished, we've all been on edge. Are we next?
All countries were gathering up their armies, getting ready for an all out war. Anticipation could be seen in everyone's eyes.
I remember walking down the street that day, on my sixteenth birthday. I had worn my favorite coat that day, as it had ended near the ground. I had always found it quite comfy. Water lingered on the bricks, only moving when people stepped on it.
I remember seeing a cat dart into a garbage can.
That day was the moment all teens were waiting for. They would take tests to test your capability with any job available. Funny enough, these miniscule details were easier to remember then the actual test.
But the time I had sat in the bleachers, waiting for my results, I could remember every last detail.
"Emine Aldrhine." It was against policy to get up during the event. Instead, you had to sit and wait for them to announce your new job.
I clenched Lidia's hand until it was nearly purple.
Then the dreaded words had been released to the world.