Death All Around – 3LineTales
The serpentine body floated atop a pond of tar–except it wasn’t a body, only those bits that were left behind after life had faded completely. Grey knew he needed to get back to his group, but couldn’t help but wonder at the meaning of it all. So transfixed by the deathly image, he failed to see the pack of velociraptors emerging from the fern bushes.
*Written as a response to the Three Line Tales Week 82 photo prompt.