Civilization was slipping further and further away.
She was gone.
This is gonna be too easy…
Behind her, a twig snapped beneath the weight of a heavy boot.
She accepted a second cup of tea, never suspecting it wasn’t exhaustion that made her eyes so heavy with sleep.
The snake waited patiently in the grass, waiting to strike.
And then it hit him. He finally found the answer he was looking for.
The drone circled overhead, waiting to strike.
The fog settled over the city, and one by one, the lights went out.
I watched the stream turn into a waterfall, and then the water began to rise.
I knew my life would never be the same again.
I was convinced it was only the shadows playing tricks on me. But then the statue began to speak.