Keith and Chel were halfway standing when the spray of a sticky soda arced over the bushes and hit them. Chel squealed in surprise. She had thought it was the sound of a shaken soda and suspected something was going on. Only, she had expected some mischievous kids. Instead, she found herself staring into the face of her sister, Andrea.

“Oops… must’ve been shook up.” There was no disguising the chuckle in Andrea’s voice. “Heeeeey, what were you two doing back there anyway?” She peered over at Chel and Keith in an accusatory manner.