"My Girlfriend as a Witness"
Ethan held his girlfriend Alicia's hand as they walked between the trees. They had been walking for almost half an hour when Ethan finally stopped. "I think this is far enough," he said.
Alicia was very curious as to why Ethan had brought her here. Ethan sat down against a tree. The pinks and purples of the sunset had almost faded. The moon slowly rose over the next hill.
He began to explain. "A year ago, on my 13th birthday, I did this... magic spell."
"Uh huh..." Alicia replied sarcastically.
"I know, right? It sounds dumb."
"And what did the spell do?"
"It was supposed to... change me."
Alicia did not reply; she just waited for him to continue.
Ethan waded through the awkward pause and continued. "Like, over a year, it was supposed to... k