The Dead Friend

Sam’s friend is dead, but he always goes out with him. His name is Fred. Fred has his wrist slit and also his throat. He is trying to fit in to the crowd. The people get scared of him, but Sam says that he is not a danger to anyone. The strangers believe his words about Fred. He is all bloody like a machete has been run all over him. But the people love him. Sam has made the right friend, even if he is a walking zombie. It is friendship that counts. They go hang out at the malls, movie theaters, beaches, etc., Fred just wants to be nice, but he is dead. He acts like a live human though.