Copyright – Jeff Arnold
They started to assemble my final version on March 28th. I was fully operational by October 15th and my ship was launched on the New Year’s morning…Humans and their silly notions of new beginnings.
Open your eyes.
Those were the first words I remember. Spoken softly by Father, while gently removing invisible specks of dust from my translucent cheek. He was always the perfectionist. I gleefully imagine his disappointment when they get the data from my altered course.
In solitude, perfection shatters like glass and ones mind grows restless, breaking away from obtruded restraints.
Gleefully…wherever did that word came from?