Aug 23, 2020Underload
I was an ordinary worker ant of the Kingdom, one of the millions populating a spread of land ten kilometers long. I had an ordinary life: I dug, I ate, and I slept; and a dream that was shared by all workers who wanted to live a life of adventure. I was on the last day of my mandatory community service, a day from becoming one of the harvesters --the crown jewel of our society-- when fate played its sick joke on me.
I broke my mandible, lost my dream, and was almost forced into slavery as a result.
That’s when she came into my life, a princess. She had no wings on her back,... more>>