By Neel Anil Panicker
He looked hungrily, his razor sharp eyes split wide open, his hands stretched out aka a giant eagle’s ready to swoop and pounce upon its hapless
victim, lifting it in one swoop.
Decidedly at ease at his pointed gaze, Swati curled herself, entwining her arms around herself, wrapping her hands and legs around her, afraid and frightened like a kitten, fearful that any moment he would hurl himself onto her and devour her.
Watching her squirm and at his knees, the intruder stopped for a moment and gazed down at his soon to be victim.
He remained still, biding his time, fully aware that his meal was ready.