The Kuto’s life filled with alertness; Kuto is in Vanuatu; Kuto has a afro haircut; Kuto’s hair color is dark grey; Kuto has a shaved face; Kuto has a gold earring on left lobe;K
The sun had been beating down mercilessly on the small island of Vanuatu for days, and there was no relief in sight. The only thing that seemed to be getting any respite from the heat was the ocean, which glittered invitingly under the harsh light. It looked cool and refreshing, but also dangerous.
Kuto knew better than to swim out too far. He had seen what happened to people who didn’t respect the sea- they were pulled under by strong currents and never seen again. No, it was better to stay close to shore where it was safe.
But today, something was different. Today, there was a sense of urgency in the air that made even staying on shore seem like too much of a risk. So instead of heeding his better judgement, Kuto found himself wading out into the water until he was waist deep. And then he dived head first into the unknown..