The sound of waves crashing against the rocks caused a young child to stir. His body curled into a ball on the sand basking into the sunlight. His flesh felt hot, and itchy from laying down for so long and the sound of birds overhead caused his mind to wonder back from darkness.
Rubbing his eyes, the young ravenette groaned as his eyes blinked. Ace fell asleep on the bed with Luffy and Sabo, but he couldn’t remember what happen next. Glancing around his eyes slowly widen in shock and panic as he didn’t recognized where he was. “Shit..” Pushing himself up, the small child glanced around the area, taking note he was on a beach.
A noise caught his eye and he noticed some bushes moving ever so slightly. Growling loudly, Ace picked up a shell near his feet and threw it at the source of the noise. “Come out now!”