Unformatted text preview: about 3 miles to the next town. We were exhausted almost to the point of faint. It was a mid-August day and at least 80 degrees outside. It was tiring and painful, but it was worth it. My three friends however, weren’t so fortunate. All three of them were detained and taken down to the police station. Apparently a neighbor called in reports of gunshots in the woods. Obviously once the cops searched my three friends they saw they had no weapons and were just lighting fireworks. My friends didn’t rat us out to the cops though. They made up some story how they didn’t know who the kids were. The cops didn’t believe them but all three stuck to the story. All three of them had to pay a small fine. That time reminded me of this story because I remember when running from the cops I was just thinking about me getting caught and how much it was going to suck. Lucky for me, I was too quick and smart for them!...
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- Spring '08
- Chase, Fireworks, firecracker, Lucky McKee, Flash powder, loud firecracker pops