His prank ensured they would take their time today. They usually only needed a few minutes each day to punish him. They would find him and their insecurities and frustrations would become his shame. Today it would be longer. Eight minutes, twenty seconds.
Warped under their attentions his studies had taken a darker twist; beyond knowledge, beyond science, beyond ethics. He gazed into the naked secrets of the sun, her sensual dance splitting and fusing reality.