Morgue Than Words: Chapter 1Morgue Than Words: Chapter 1 by MissMorgue-13
Chapter 1: The Rock Show
Tick-tock-tick-tock. Joey’s hand propped his head up as he stared unfocussed at the clock of his English class. The faint drone of his teacher was drowned out by his thoughts. Thoughts of the Motley Crue show he was going to that night with the only other people in school who didn’t think he was a freak.
He had not long moved to Charlotte, North Carolina from Des Moines, Iowa and he found it just as hard to make friends here as he did there at first, perhaps more so, but after meeting Eric, Ben, Racci and Lexi, he didn’t give a fuck. He was just happy to find people with the same interests and were just as outcast as himself in the bible belt school.
Joey’s daydream state was broken by his teacher’s shrill tones shouting his name. His real name, he disliked being called Nathan but they insisted on it. His head jerked up and he looked slightly alarmed.
Dark Waters Dark WatersDark Waters by Paniintodust
Sent: 08/13/2012; 20:56
From: Joey Jordison
To: Wednesday 13
I know I haven't spoken to you in months. Last time I saw you, I said some stuff that... well, I meant it...
Something felt different tonight. At least how Wednesday saw it. Different in a good or a bad way. He wasn't even going to care. Also different from what? Different from different different or from different–?
"Dude, shut up, you're drunk"
Joey fell down on the coach next to him, nonchalantly dropping his legs across his lap and handing him another bottle.
"Well, screw you, 'cause I don't care"
Wednesday opened the bottle up and took a deep gulp from it. Sweet, sweet bitterness in his throat and lightness in his head.
"So tell me, when did drinking become a cri~me…"
"Never did," Joey answered, "but babbling senselessly because of it might just make the list"
"Yeah, whatever," Wednesday reached for the
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