|LEA 13 Cica Ghost|
“You didn’t feel someone pushing you?” asked the surgeon, checking the exams. The strange object had lodged itself near the spine.
“No…” replied the young man. “It hurts… Can you remove it?”
“I’ll try,” said the surgeon.
The young man added hesitantly, “Odd thing… I also hear strange noises…”
The surgeon frowned.
Well, the operation went fine, yet the young man now heard voices.
In his office, the surgeon opened a sphere and typed “Subject intercepted test messages. Receptor fixed,” and added, “Begin countdown.”
Days later, Earth was not Earth anymore. It was a forced labor colony, one of many.