“Six times, Kaitie! We can’t keep wiping everyone’s memory. Soon long-term brain damage can occur.
“I know, Mom. But I couldn’t take it anymore. Brad had it coming, constantly taunting me. He needed to know who really has the power.”
“You set his hair on fire!”
Katie bowed her head. She wasn’t sorry but she tried to look it.
“I get called out of work so often the girls in the office think I’m unreliable.”
Kaitie’s hands began to smolder. She hated having to hide who she was.
“Go take a cold shower,” her mother’s gaze falling on Kaitie’s hands, “cool those hands down a few degrees.”
This story was in response to Micro Bookends 1.39. Our Bookends were SIX and DEGREES.
This story was a continuation of Brother Knows Best. Click here to read it.