He saw the bodies as he approached, a school boy with his school bag still clung to him and two women laid across like they’ve been lurched with great force, they all looked black… darkly back and so dried and unmistakably lifeless.

Jeez! He looked around just to find the area empty and would have turned back and fled if there was an alternate route to his destination.

He reduced his pace and squinted his eyes. Something must be wrong somewhere.

He treaded carefully praying his last breath was not close though he mindfully confessed all his inquity.

Then he gasped when he saw it. A wire had fallen off a pole and they had been electrocuted! Obviously in ignorance, tears welled in his eyes.

He crossed to the other side where the naked wire didn’t reach and walked on by.

But then on impulse, he looked back.