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The mountain sides were agleam with diamonds, the reflection in the water made it look like the jaws of a mythical beast protecting the island.
To fell the tree had been a good idea, except it wasn’t tall enough and so didn’t reach to span the distance to cross.
He had one piece of magic left.
The reflection beneath him looked like a hand and closing his eyes, he wished he was airborne, his destination being safely on the shore opposite.
His euphoric cries echoed round the valley.
He landed with a bump and realised he was safely in his bedroom having fallen off the bed. The video game was still playing on his console, the scene almost the same as the one he had just dreamed, except the ‘diamonds’ were rocks and the tree was still upright.
He switched it off. Fantasy could wait. He was hungry and it was suppertime.