The Long Sunset
My car starts and my heart breaks. I guess I’m going to kill Lorenzo today after all. I did the math all night; at least, as best as a handful of college would allow. Even if his shuttle was beyond something that he tinkered with in his spare time, it would be a miracle if it carried the both of us half-way to the nearest spaceport.
Erika Garcia's wildest dreams finally came true, and she couldn't have been more miserable. "Just give it until sunset." Dr. Tsuchihara grunted on the other end of the phone. Erika looked out the window of her apartment; a palace compared to the musty closet she leased only a few days prior.