The People Below

Daily Prompt: Sky

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They referred to it as the void above.

It was kind of amusing, actually, that these people had lived under the earth for so long that they feared not falling to their deaths yet instead rising to no end; they feared the unattainable…they feared the endless drift…

I visited them often for their insight and disconcerted wit. They told me tales of how they came to be, their descent into the deep and their escape from the CyGen’s facilities. To them we were the monsters, trudging about and caging all that was free, willful servants of the finite void upon them…

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