Once their dance was completed, they watched as a tear formed across the sky. The ground rattled and the opening grew and grew.
“We did it! We summoned the elder god!”
“Nice!” They high-fived each other and ran off somewhere.
Meanwhile, at the other side of town, Ted was driving his dumb car to the grocery store. But as he drove he noticed flocks of birds flying above. He squinted at the trees as they shook. There was also an unusual darkness that seemed to be spreading across the sky.
“Great,” he said. “It looks like I’m going to die today,” and continued driving.
Written for the Photo Challenge #336 at Mindlovemisery’s Menagerie. And I’ve decided to make this a series because why not? Well, I guess we’re going to find out why. What’s going to happen next? I don’t know. Stay tuned!