She clawed her way up the path, determined to reach the summit. 'Who needs legs?' she thought.
The battle was won and she smiled down at those she trampled. Her victory would be short lived, but it was the journey that mattered.
She danced to the beat of her own drummer, but it was always on table tops at random bars.
And then the meeting entered a stage where it seemed endless. Eternal. And he noticed his watch had stopped so he wound it. Nothing changed.
The storm raged through her mind and suddenly - silence. She knew better. This was just the eye.
Eldon wisely saved his pennies for a rainy day. When the storms came, he made his escape, leaving behind his wife who was afraid of water.