Every Week Lily childs throws down the gaunlet to write a 100 word Flashusing three given words. This weeks words are Cult, Syrup, Neglect. Take a look at Lilychildsfeardom heres my piece for this week
After his ritual death his followers disbanded and left Rex to years of neglect, to rot in his tomb. One drunken night two of the cult remembered their creed and finally performed the resurrection ritual.
He now stood surveying his body, his dry desiccated skin looking like grey rotting baklava.
“How long” the fractured bag of dust that was his vocal cords rasped
“Fourteen years dude” Jud sniggered
His wizened walnuts no longer capable of producing their life giving syrup put a whole dampener on his concept of giving life after death.
He should shed a tear, if he could.