The sound of the ship's impact ripped through the water, scattering schools of fish and awakening the worm-like creature rooted to the seabed. It opened its solitary eye, blinking back ancient dreams as the hulk sank towards it. It could see red glimmers inside, something pounding on the glass. A sapient being, trapped and falling its direction. It closed its eye again, feeling the craft's thud and letting the sediment wash over it. Soon, the trapped creature would come out to make repairs. Soon, the abyssal horror would open its eye and sing its death song. Soon, it would dine.
No Man's Drabbles by HonestScribe
Games » No Man's Sky Rated: K+, English, Sci-Fi, Words: 612, Favs: 1, Published: 1/30/2020 Updated: 11/22/2020}
2 Chapter 6: Abyssal