"Here we are," he said, as he looked out over the water-filled streets.
"You'll go with me a little farther," she asked as she gripped the man's hand a little tighter.
"No one will harm you while you are in the boat. Stick to the middle, where none can reach."
"What if I fall asleep and drift to the side?" she asked, her voice echoed off the empty buildings.
"Hmm." He thought about this a moment. The cat swished it's tail, as if it, too, awaited his response. "Perhaps I should go with you. Just a little further."
Have a good week, everyone!