Morning must not find him wounded on the roof. It was slow, but he knew he was determined to reach the lake. Cautiously he raised himself and peered over the parapet. The blood was oozing through the sleeve of his coat. He rolled over the roof to a chimney stack in the rear, and slowly drew himself up behind it, until his eyes were level with the top of the parapet.
I scooped my little girl in my arms and walked toward the pack house.
Taking the whiskey flask from his pocket, he emptied it a drought. His brother was always the favorite of the two. She was pointing to the roof where the sniper lay. He felt no urgency to live. He became bitten by remorse.
In the upper part of the street there was heavy firing, but around here all was quiet. At the end of the story, the sniper discovers that he has killed his brother.
He let out a sigh of relief and looked around again to see it anyone was around. He must kill that enemy and he could not use his rifle. Now, I could do the full training of special-op advanced team and our team personalized training with my squad and I could put their ass in the dust in fighting as well as the ones from the warriors from the pack.
A sniper is a person who has extremely good aim with guns and they practically never ever miss their shot. The machine gun stops. The previously feared course of five hundred push-up, five hundred sit-up and the twenty miles run in less than an hour and an half at the risk to gain five push and sit-up for every minutes late was now nothing more than a walk in the park.
He acquired the maturity that came with being the oldest son; and that combined with his wily sense of humor and magnetic personality frustrated the sniper, who was younger and less of a character.
He closed his eyes and listened to the faint roaring of weaponry in the distance. He picked up his revolver and put it in his pocket.
They now had two girls and a baby boy. There was not much danger in going through the streets. He realizes that an enemy sniper is on a roof just across the street, under cover.
He decides he has to escape from the roof before morning. She stood right beside me playing with my hands as I finished the training.
The distance was about fifty yards--a hard shot in the dim light, and his right arm was paining him like a thousand devils. This place was too beautiful. Swearing, he looks over the parapet and sees a flash, after which a bullet strikes nearby. He looked back the way he had come and saw a thin trail of blood that followed him.
He took a deep breath.The sniper is not done fighting: he runs at the moment of danger and ingeniously hides among the enemy’s sniper’s body for protection. When he manages to satisfy his curiosity about the identity of the enemy sniper he suddenly has a revelation that is pure a chance as any: the sniper is his brother.
The Sniper-Short Story Sequel The sniper slowly turned over the dead body of his brother and looked into his face Rapidly, he shook his hand away and looked deeply at the face of his brother with unblinking eyes.
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The Sniper by Liam O'Flaherty () The sniper looked at his enemy falling and he shuddered. The lust of battle died in him. Short Story Sequel- The Sniper The chaos of the battle was etched into the sniper’s mind as he lay in his bed the following night.
Lucid memories of. A sniper is a person who has extremely good aim with guns and they practically never ever miss their shot. This short story is actually a sequel to another story.
So enjoy and please leave comments. What would the sequel be for "The Sniper"? print Print; In a sequel, I would anticipate the sniper's devastation at what he has done. What is .Download