'Tis the Season to Transform: Part 3
(A 'Potion Place' Story)
“When's the food?” Ryan yelled, as he, Caroline, and a beet-red Barbara Wintergreen entered the living room.
“How about we play Mr. Wintergreen's game first?” suggested Lexi.
Carla piped up in a weak voice, “Will it transform us?”
“You bet it will,” Lance said, casting a curious glance at his wife's red face. She smiled at him reassuringly, and he shrugged, commencing to outline the rules once more. “Everyone got it?”
“Okay. Barbara and I will go first to show you.” He pulled out a vial without looking and slurped it up. “Down the hatch!” he announced.
His body lurched. “Here I go!”
“Enjoy it,” Barbara murmured.
He grasped his stomach, letting out a mixture of a giggle and a moan.
“See if you can guess what I'm becoming too!”
The others watched him shrink and curl