By Walter Greatshell
Whilst the Agent X plague struck, it contaminated ladies first, turning them into senseless killers reason basically on developing a military of Xombies by means of spreading their disorder. working for her existence, seventeen-year-old Lulu is rescued through the daddy she hasn't ever identified and brought aboard a refitted nuclear submarine that has one project: to avoid wasting slightly of humanity.
Previously released lower than the identify Xombies.
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It’ll be a while before he comes down again. It’s like a drug, and we’re like junkies. I don’t get the same highs I used to anymore, just the cravings. The euphoria has faded, and life’s more of a struggle now. It’s getting harder to find food, and I’m tired. The gap between kills is increasing, and all that’s left to do in those gaps is think. “The feeling doesn’t go,” I answer. ” “Wish I’d been there at the start…” For a few seconds he’s quiet again, daydreaming about all the opportunities he’s convinced he’s missed.
Had she had a partner? Had they turned against her? Had there been more kids? She looked up and caught his eye, and he quickly looked away. He forgot her almost immediately, suddenly preoccupied with his own insurmountable problems instead. Mark’s girlfriend, Kate, was pregnant. Much as he tried to deny it, he wished she weren’t. The convoy moved away from the densely occupied heart of the city and out through the exclusion zone. This was a bizarre and unsettling place. In the wake of the panic and terror caused by the onset of the Hate, under military orders the authorities in cities like this had pulled the remaining population inward, housing them temporarily in stores, office buildings, high-rises, and anywhere else that space could be found.
There’s a dribble of blood running from the corner of his mouth, but I can’t tell if it’s just his mouth that’s cut or whether his injuries are more serious. The way they were laying into him, I wouldn’t be surprised if his insides were well and truly fucked. I stand up to lower the roller door back down, but it’s too late. There’s already another one of them standing over the bodies, and this one looks like he actually knows how to use the powerful rifle he’s carrying. He’s calling for reinforcements, but he hasn’t seen me.
Apocalypse Blues (Xombies, Book 1) by Walter Greatshell