You said your apology to the ants.

The ants do not seem to respond to your pleading and begging. In fact, it seems to anger them more. The begin biting and pinching and creating fire all around your face even more. It is not pleasant. It is horrible.

They begin crawling over your eyes and ears, biting and pinching as they go.

Right as you try to process what kind of forest would allow such tremendous pain over such a trivial accident on your part, you feel your nostrils. They hurt. They burn. You cannot see it, but you can feel it.







It is the worst sensation you have ever felt. Everything about it is terrible.

You choose to…