The Orb

How could something so tiny destroy the earth? The powerful, mighty orb lay there in her hand. The cold layer warming. How strange. The orb was dark and smooth. There was ticking but where did it come from? There was a loud crash; a lady’s voice counting back from ten. A moment later, she saw her hand slowly fade. The counting was nearly finished, the ticking got louder; there was hardly anything around her. The earth was fading.  Feeling bad, she didn’t have to live with it for very long. Trying to find someone, which was hopeless…

Liliana & Brooke