The people had stood and watched her for quite some time before she regained consciousness. She had been laying on the earth, and she was cold in her whole body. She sat up and looked at the people around her. She saw that they were a bit uneasy. Some also stood and tripped because they couldn’t stand still. Was something wrong? Had she done anything?
A man then took a step forward. She could hear the others breathing out in relief. She looked up at the man and finally realized something. She wasn’t like them. They had all blue skin, and markings on their bodies. She in contrast, was in another color. Her skin was in the color of sand. A very light brown. That was probably the reason why they didn’t approach her further. They were a little scared of her, because they couldn’t comprehend her.
The girl was interrupted in her thoughts by the sound of the man’s voice.” I am the mayor of this village. State your name and business!”. The girl got a bit intimidated by him, but not enough to lose her composure. She thought about the question, and agreed with herself that it was best to tell the truth.” I do not know. I cannot remember anything before this”.
It didn’t look like it was a satisfying answer, but the girl thought that it would be best to tell the truth. The man who had introduced himself as the mayor, began speaking again.” Do you know what you are?”.