The T.v was turned onto the news station. I can hear it from outside the white door of my girlfriend's house. 'Anth named Silver Claude has found a bomb in the cargo of Sanctuary Terran Collective station. He had literally sniffed out the bomb before anyone else had. He is the first anth to make history as a hero. Now for an interview with him...' I can almost remember every word I said.
I stared glumly at the silver door knob. I didn't belong here, and I could tell by looking at the people's eyes as they passed by. Shaken, scared, or surprised. These are the contorted looks they gave me while I stood there. I had been lying to myself, telling myself my girlfriend would be fine with everything. But now. There was no more room to lie.
I needed to open the door. I needed to go see her. I hadn't seen he