A Wooden Horse: A Short Story

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To be stuck in a wooden horse isn’t an ideal situation to be in when it came to saving my people. There around laid anxious and sweaty men, heaving and waiting until someone drags in the horse. We all hoped the plan would work, seeing that it was our last option to win. Our plan had been to leave this horse, with all the soldiers inside, while a few sailed back to Greece to pull off the illusion that we had surrendered. When the Trojans accept the “gift”, we’ll ambush them from inside the walls. We warily awaited upon hearing the sound of the wheels turning but instead an angelic voice rang through the heavy panting of the men and all at once a pining look passed on all their faces. As it happened, all too quickly to comprehend, soldiers started

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