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TITLE (EDIT)
Product Of A Deranged Imagination
DESCRIPTION
Smith, from Belfast, has Asperger's Syndrome. Read, as he describes his imaginary world.
[385 words]
TITLE KEYWORD
Mind
AUTHOR
Acquiesce
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Together we stand, divider we fall, to quote from Pink Floyd. I'm a 15 year old living in New Zealand. If you read my funny stories, you may notice references to Blackadder, Marx Brothers, and Gary Larson. The funny stories are in a kind of Douglas Adams/Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy humor style.
Enjoy...
[January 2007]
AUTHOR'S OTHER TITLES (2)
Harold (Short Stories) Follow the funny life of Harold as he gets fired, gets dead and gets to live in India. [1,836 words] [Humor]
My First Visit To Stonehenge (Short Stories) Join me, as I recount my first visit to Stonehenge, with railguns and C-4 thrown in for good effect. [470 words] [Humor]
Product Of A Deranged Imagination
Acquiesce

Smith was a fifteen year old who attended a small school in Belfast. He was always bullied in school, but he did not know why. He figured they were all just part a deranged imagination, and paid them no attention. His best friend was in a wheelchair, and the wee lad who sat next to him had Downs Syndrome.

Smith hated almost everything around him, especially the sky and the sea and blueberries. His parents would never let him go outside their property, so he would just sit in his room and imagine of a better place.

The better place he called Hael, and everything happened they way he wanted it to.
Here, there was nothing blue. To him, blue was the worst of all colours in the spectrum. It was like the colour of death.
All around him, there were stars spread out across the entire sky, as if somebody had dropped glitter on a sheet of pitch black paper. Behind the stars, galaxies and nebulae filled up the remaining space. They were so rich and vivid the their images would live with you forever, and their colour so great they put rainbows to shame.
Under his feet, green grass flowed into oblivion, and daisies speckled the landscape like spots do a Dalmatian.
On his face he could always feel a very light breeze, and welcomed it with open arms. He could feel the grass through his feet. It was very soft, and always crumpled beneath, as if it knew it was only here because of him. The climate was warm, like a nice Autumn day. It was also very humid, but not with water, but peace, and the result was next to perfect.
The smell of freshly baked bread played in the breeze, with a hint of strawberry in every stronger gust.
White noise was the only sound around. It reverberated through his entire body, like the hands of the world’s greatest masseuse, and soothed all pains, physical and emotional, until they were nothing more than a memory. When there was no white noise, there was just a deathly silence, but it pierced through any pain and discomfort like a bullet through foam, and was utter bliss.

What Smith failed to realise, that even though this place was his idea of perfection, it was just the product of a deranged imagination.

 

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STORYMANIA PUBLICATION DATE
January 2007
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