The Illuminate Chapter 1 (Preview)Cam | 1The Illuminate Chapter 1 (Preview)11 hours ago in Introductions & Chapters More Like This
For most, the world is about to end today. The government will fall in on itself, the president will be dead, and maybe this goddamn war will end for good. Lana’s dropping smoke bombs behind us every fifty steps. They each look like small black stones so I’m not worried about them being spotted. I hold her hand, first to keep my mind at ease and second to make sure I don’t loss her in the crowd. Almost half the sector’s citizens have to be here by now, I can barley see the streets beyond the City’s square, only the high-rises are visible now.
I readjust my black news boy cap nervously. I’ve lost track of the time, maybe a little after noon judging from where the sun is. Thankfully I can still see The Justice Center from where I’m standing. The lights are on and the red curtains are still down behind its glassed door. I squint my eyes a little, stopping in place just to get a better view. No shadows moving around, which means he’s