Out Of The Slime: Arrest

Avatar Author: Concerned Reader I ain't a writer right now, and I probably wont be one in the future, but I sure as hell enjoy the act of writing. I've only just started writing in the past few years, and even then have only produced short stories and s... Read Bio

The peace lasted for less than a year,
Even though we tried to persevere,
We couldn’t just change our ways like that.

The StarFell didn’t stay for long.
It turns out they weren’t very strong.
None of their technology was meant for combat.

Our scientist took what they could get,
Improvising weapons from anything that fit.
Working hard to engineer our lives away.

This fighting is all that we know,
But now we have nowhere to go.
There’s nothing left for us to slay.

Our place in history is set,
We’ve removed every single threat,
But there’s nothing left to leave behind.

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