2021: Blogging A-Z Challenge: Covid Craziness: J

 

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Juoron yoerie muelban. FALKRIF.”

The automaton reversed direction, mechanically gliding back
to the cockpit. The 1200-tonne amalgamation of steel and corboroxizone, gyrated
12 degrees northward, changing direction mid-flight, re-charting their course away
from Earth.

 “That was genius, Gramps,” exclaimed 7-year old Sonspoa, 83
years later.

 “We did what we had to do, champ. The virus spread. Millions passed.
Lockdown was imperative. It was painful. But infra-red concentrations thinned. The
only way to make ourselves invisible to the Alverki invasion.”

 “Aww, you were a hero, Gramps,” crooned a
blissfully ignorant Sonspoa, unaware of the destruction history had left in its
wake.

Note: This is the first time I have ever attempted something around these lines and I must say this is totally out of my comfort zone! This 100-word micro-fiction is written for the Covid Crazies 2021 Edition of the Blogging from A-Z Challenge. The entire list of 2021 posts can be accessed here.

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Unknown

Good one, Deepa. Interesting subject.

Sujit

Nice one , reminds me of the science fiction movie "back to the future".

Afshan Shaik

Completely different from other posts!

Shreya Jacob

Very cool! Great attempt at SciFi must say!

Swan

Hahaha… Ditto! I just introduced the series to my kids! One of my favourite movies

Swan

Super Deepa! The Vulcans would be proud!

Parul M

Nailed it mate..honestly I had to re-read for getting inn Time Travel…just visualized a Silhouette <!!\==\!!

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