Guardians- Prologue- Six Years Ago
*Six Years Ago*
Don't trust the Guard. Their Gaze will enslave you.
All our lives we have been taught to fear the Guard. But why should we fear our protectors? Unless they aren't really protectors. Every day, three times a day, at a certain time the doors are locked, the streets deserted, the windows shut, the drapes drawn. That is the time they come. All who don't make it in time are taken and never return again. I remember a girl named May she was walking back from getting a pail of water, she had a bad leg and couldn't walk very fast, and she knew once the bell tolled five times she was going to disappear. When her mother