Notes: For primeval100: challenge 471: The thrill of the chase.
Sid paused, waiting until Connor reached out to grab him before darting away with his prize. He noticed Lester approaching from the other direction; they were trying to corner him, he thought, ducking down to squeeze underneath the sofa to freedom.
“Sid, get back here!”
Sid glanced back, letting Connor get close again before scampering away. This was fun!
“Sid, put the shoe down NOW!”
Sid stopped, dropping his prize. He saw the relief on Connor’s face fade, his human uttering a word that Sid didn’t understand as Nancy raced in and grabbed the shoe, running in the opposite direction.