Josh looked out into the open sky. If only he wasn’t trapped in this stupid farmhouse. He can’t even remember how he got stuck there. All he could remember was walking along the cliff and then the rest was a blur. He looked around the drab house and sauntered over to his filthy chair. He was running out of food and he only had one precious chocolate bar left. Below the farmhouse, he could hear the sea smashing against the sharp and dangerous rocks. Why was this place abandoned anyway? He didn’t see why you would abandon a perfectly good old farmhouse.
“Sophie wake up.”
“Look what I found -there is a trap door under this box . Let’s go in there.
“Oh, it looks awfully dark down there .”
“Just get in there. The tunnel is not that long and I see light.”
“The light is blinding though and I can’t see.”
“Just keep on going until you reach the en…
“What was that?”
“It’s the end of the tunnel Josh and it seems like this farmhouse wasn’t abandoned after all.
“Who’s down there? … more like what’s down there?”
“There is an alien down here.”
“Okay let’s just walk away slowly then RUN!”
Suddenly the alien turned and it had a human head.
“Oh sorry to startle you there – this is one of my alien costumes. Anyway, my name is Nicholas but you can call me Nick. Oh, and you must be Josh and Sophie. ”
“How do you know that?”
“I’m not deaf you know -I heard you call each others names.”
” Well then why didn’t you call us?”
“I couldn’t call you because I didn’t want you to find me .”
“Wait you’re the guy on the news – the robber that murdered 10 people. You’re Nicholas Flamel from Paris.”
“Well you found me but that means that I have to kill you…”