The next story from Contest Fiction I share a taster of with you is The Three from Sci Fi writer Jess Gaskell from Cambridgeshire, England.
The Third let out a sad sigh as she stared down at the project, her ethereal figure slouched in a manner unfitting for such an elegant being. It had hurt every time she had watched an aeon of evolution destroyed, but this was by far her favourite aeon.
The humans were fascinating, the intelligence they showed even in the Neanderthal era was intriguing. They had an uncanny ability to adapt to their ever changing harsh surroundings which she accounted to their fierce survival instinct; even to a superior being such as herself, it was inspiring.
This made knowing the human’s end was almost upon them, all the harder to swallow.
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