In Search of Cursed Booty
"Are you there yet!?"
"Just a little more!" Vivian shouted to her friend Erika as she repelled down into a crevasse inside a cavern.
"Well hurry up!" Erika's voice echoed, shouting as her friend descended out of sight. She kept her hands firmly on the supports keeping the repelling ropes lodged into the rocky floor, sighing in relief once the ropes ceased to move as her friend finally reached the depths of the cave.
Slipping out of the harness once she reached the bottom, Vivian pulled out a flashlight and illuminated the path ahead of her. She shined it around the cave, light reflecting back at her from small purple crystals lodged in the rocky ceiling. The path curved slightly downwards, Vivian's boots splashing in shallow water that had accumulated within its depths. There were slight echoes behind her after a minute of exploring on her own, assuming that Erika was shouting at her to ensure her safety. She pushed forward, the slope ending after another minute as water deepened up to