“And, some of you may know, this totem is cursed. It has the power to grant any wish, any desire the person has… As long as it applies to themselves, of course.” The tour girl smiled, waving towards the artifact. “But there is a cost. The wish must be made within a week… Or the person dies.”
Becky, one of the collegiate attending, raised her hand. “So then… What’s the point of that? I mean, if you get anything you want… Why wouldn’t you make a wish within a week?”
“Well… I wonder?” The woman looked to the idol. “I suppose some things are better left unanswered. I wouldn’t want to be the one to test it, would you?
That was how it had begun.
It continued with a simple dare, and now… Now Becky and her best friend Alisha were sitting in the park, looking at their hands. They weren’t the only ones from that group to touch the idol, and all of them had felt the same strang