Article: 261517 of talk.bizarre From: Andrew Solberg <email@example.com> Newsgroups: talk.bizarre Subject: 48x100 Date: 1 Dec 1995 21:32:31 -0500 Organization: iTRiBE Mail to News Gateway Lines: 26 Sender: firstname.lastname@example.org Message-ID: <email@example.com> X-Mailer: ELM [version 2.4 PL23] X-Provider: iTRiBE, Inc <URL: http://www.itribe.net/> X-Gateway: Posted via the iTRiBE News<->Email gateway X-Disclaimer: iTRiBE, Inc. neither endorses nor assumes any responsibility for the contents of this posting. Status: O JESUS ARRIVED ************* in a great silent vessel, oblong and featureless, blocking out the sky. Edgy reporters huddled behind military lines, watching, waiting, speculating endlessly. HE emerged in a shimmering silvery suit and spoke words of peace in an alien tongue. A junior officer mistook the goblet for a weapon and opened fire. Moments later, heat rays obliterated the 5th Cavalry. The tripods rule the seaboard now, and their ululations haunt the city at night. They no longer kill indiscriminately; one hears stories of massive prisoner camps where blank-eyed children stand in perfect, silent formations. Well, so much for the Second Coming. Cigarette? -- This post is COPYRIGHT 1995, Andrew Solberg. All rights reserved. Standard usenet distribution is acceptable; other forms of reproduction or reprinting may be considered in violation of international copyright law. Andrew Solberg is HWRNMNBSOL: firstname.lastname@example.org, Math Dept., Rice U.