- Of or relating to the forehead.
Sam stared at his reflection. His heart pounded against his ribs and sweat trickled down his spine. Hand trembling, he pushed his hair aside to inspect. The two metopic bumps looked bigger than yesterday.
What was he going to do? How would he hide them from his father?
It was all over the news. People were sprouted horn-like protrusions. Devil’s Syndrome they called it and it was creating a panic.
The sound of footsteps made Sam jump. His gaze darted to the bathroom door, ensuring it was locked. He turned back to the mirror. Time was running out.