The Secret. She stood barefoot, on the smooth concrete road outside her house, breathing heavily

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The Secret

She stood barefoot, on the smooth concrete road outside her house, breathing heavily, it took her a few moments to register what had just happened. Thick red blood dripped from the knife she held in her hand and slowly seeped into the cracks between the cold concrete. “Katie!” she heard his voice, and opened her eyes instantly only to find herself  lying in her bedroom. Her face was wet with sweat and fear was clearly visible in her eyes. She instantly sprung up and looked around but there was no one else in the house. A few days ago she had ran away from New York, changing her long blonde hair into short brunette and her name to Lisa. She now lived in a small house in Atlanta and worked as a waitress in a nearby hotel.

Keith Collins a cop in New York was trying to hunt down Katie, the last time he saw her was at the New York airport but before he could reach her, she was gone. He went around showing people her photo at the airport in case anyone saw which flight she had boarded, but it was only a waste a time, no one had seen the girl with long blonde hair. He went to the main office there, “I want a record of all the flights that left New York from 6pm-8pm, if shes not at the airport now, she must have boarded one of those flights, The records will make my work easier” He said to the security head. “New York’s the main hub officer, Theres a flight coming in and going out every two minutes from here, All these flights connect to each and every city in the united states, she could be anywhere.” The security head said to Keith.

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Keith was furious, he could see this case slipping out of his hands. He took a copy of the videos recorded by the security cameras at the airport and left for his office. He repeatedly looked at the  video clippings but the number of flights and passengers were too many, he couldn’t see Katie anywhere. It seemed as if the case was coming to a dead when suddenly he saw a face which resembled her, he zoomed the image to make it more clear. It was her! She had completely changed, “that’s why the people at the airport didn’t ...

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