WtPBP: Chapter 4Chapter 4Cassies Enemy, Akaraks VictimThe canopy shaded the forest floor below, but that did not spare Cassie from suffering the heat. The trees closed around her suffocating her breath, which took in unseen moisture straight to her lungs, choking her with every step. It was in short; hot, sticky, and miserable. Sweat poured from her skin, fusing with the wetness of the rainforest, attracting bugs and dirt to settle uncomfortably upon her damp flesh.600 miles, that is what these creatures wanted her to walk, damn near 600 miles! Shed never make it! Cassie was in shape from her years of working with animals and her short time in Africa, but this
this was crazy!
she had never trekked this far on foot before.Her throat was not dry, but her body ached for some form of drink. The threat of dehydration loomed over her with every drop of sweat lost. She panted heavily her body tired and her legs on the brink of failing her. It had only been 1 day. 1 long