scuba-chicken

The crew of the Angel Flame received orders to head out.

Travers concentrated on the sub’s controls making their final descent into a deep underwater cave. They would ride just above ‘hull crush’ depth.

“What do you think is down here skip?” she asked the captain.

Captain Onslow watched the circular green sonar screen. “Doesn’t matter. We light up all the cameras and get the hell out if we find anything.”

The small crew of three each manned their stations with trepidation. A small beep echoed in the cabin and all twitched except Onslow.

“What is it Ray-Ray?” Onslow asked the sonar man.

Ray didn’t respond. His eyes were fixed on the screen and large. He furiously began banging his nose into his control panel. Clucking?

“Hit the flashes and turn around Travers,” Onslow screamed but it was too late.

She was already perched on her monitor -trousers down trying to lay an egg.

To be continued…


© 2015, Barbara W. Beacham

© 2015, Barbara W. Beacham

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May 22nd, 2015

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  • Barb Beacham

    What a story! What happens next, Danny? Thank you for participating again in the Mondays
    Finish the Story
    challenge! Be well. I hope that you join in for the next challenge! ^..^

  • Thanks for stopping by Barb. I got really stuck on this one so I adopted a new policy to turn everyone into a chicken. :p

Mondays Finish the Story – B-b-b-uck me once, shame on you.