For Weekend Writing Warriors--8 more sentences from Debbie Sue and the Alien.
That evening, Debbie Sue fixed more meat, with Mexican rice and beans for her and Bobby. Akarak ate some plain beans with his beef. Then she took Bobby upstairs for a quick wash down, story and bedtime kiss. He was a such an easy baby to get to sleep. She stayed in his room for a few moments, bolstering her courage.
He had been...kind, night after night. Akarak even gave the dogs treats from his plate. He was not a monster.
She decided on the bedroom at the end of the hall, where any noise they made wouldn't wake the child.