“Cannonball!” the diver shouted, running straight for the pool.
Time slowed for by-stander, Logan Hollaway. He watched the runner’s every step, seeing skin and muscle roll and ripple up and down like waves against rock. Logan had an eye for detail and absolutely hated it. There are lots of gross details to observe. Like the spit flopping out of the runner’s mouth with each subsequent ‘b’ sound; that was pretty gross.
Logan did notice one detail that the runner seemed unaware of. Logan stood up and placed himself between the runner and the pool.
“Pool’s empty, ” Logan informed the runner.