A/N: The following story is a complete work of fiction; all character names and personality traits have been modified from those created by, and copy to, Stephenie Meyer.
All prompts were pre-read/beta'd by soup_lover_9.
The Twilight Twenty-Five
(thetwilight25. livejournal. com)
Prompt: 18. Stagger
Pen name: thewasofshall
stagger v: walk or move unsteadily, as if about to fall
She stands gracelessly, performing some unrecognizable two-step in an effort to regain equilibrium. This isn't the first time she's purposefully gotten drunk, it's just the first time she's done so alone. The white paper catches moonlight, and she bends to reach it, gripping dirt with her fingernails before dropping the bottle to stay balanced. She leaves it there, tipped sideways in their favorite spot, and staggers down the path, reeling with alcohol-induced vertigo and tears that blur. When she reaches the edge, she sways before hurling a rock over.
Unsaid declarations sail with it before both sink into the sea.