The people murmured as a new star appeared in the daylight sky. It grew brighter and larger. And grew. And grew.
Not a star, but a gargantuan ship from a people far away.
An alien invasion!
The monstrous craft descended, slowly growing larger, filling the sky. Lightning bolts of energy crackled from the underside, destroying all below. The sky glowed red and orange as the cities turned to a burning plasma!
Thousands and millions of aliens were released, filling the air, twirling and swirling in their search for human flesh! They would gorge on the poor peoples of the puny planet, a feast for the famished. They spread out across the Earth, killing all who…
Marv jumped. He hadn’t heard Sophie approach.
“Nuttin. Watchin’ the sunset. See that flock of birds?”
“What? Am I speaking too loud for ya?”
“Those are starlings. It’s a murmuration, a murmur, not a flock. Dummy.”
The aliens had a new mission. They weren’t sent to destroy all human life on Earth, they were only sent to destroy the annoying beings called “Gurlz”. The death beams pelted down, but only took out some of the humans, not all.
Marv smiled as the sky continued to darken.