with a WHOOSH he zoomed forward rising into the air. Icarus copied his father, suddenly he found his feet were no longer on the ground he was ... flying!
below his heard sunk with excitement. it was as through his body was weightless.
the wind whistled against his ears. he felt like a bird! Higher and higher faster and faster he flew!
SUDDENLY Icarus realized he could not see his father. he had flown so high his father resembled a small dot below him. at the same time he saw a feather drift pass him and float down the the ocean floor, then another and another. too late Icarus saw his wings were melting. HE HAD FLOWN TOO CLOSE TO THE SUN! with more desperate swoop of his arms more and more feathers fell, soon his arms were almost bare. down and down went Icarus
FATHER HE SHOUTED! before falling with a heavy SPLASH into the sea his last remaining feathers floated on the surface as he sank . Daedalus could only watch helplessly and his heart felt as heavy as a stone as he flew onwards, leaving his son behind