They say that life is not about what happens to you, but how you handle the challenges that come your way. If the alarms going off throughout the bank were any indication, they were not handling the challenge well.
Arly wasn't sure where things went wrong this time. Did Tom forget a line of code when disarming the security system? Maybe Kyran touched something he wasn't supposed to.
Either way, this wasn't how things were supposed to go tonight. They were going to show old Mr. Johnson that he didn't own their city. Now, they were likely going to prison for a long time.
While she searched for her friends, to get out before the police arrived, Arly wondered what kind of life she sentenced them to with this brilliant idea.
Just weeks earlier, everything was fine. They were college students. They wanted to make a difference for the people who didn't have enough. They planned to be heroes. Now, she could kiss that all goodbye.
How did she get here, dressed in black, with bags of stolen money tied to her belt?
It all started one late fall afternoon..
20 years young. Should be writing.