Fragments Chapter 8 Page 34

reunited with an old friend, he looks up to the road ahead as he starts the engine. He’d prefer to not use the headlights but the night seemed darker than usual, but as he switches them on the chorus of screams tell him the swarm was not too far behind.

He hits the accelerator hard. An earlier collision between three cars blocks the road but it doesn’t prove to be any trouble for Frank the Tank as he ploughs through and tears off in the direction of his house.

The swarm ends their pursuit as his headlights fade away behind the trees lining the country road.