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Silent Hunter

A war beneath the waves

Photo by Pierre Leverrier on Unsplash

Five feet from the ocean floor, we laid in wait. Listening.

I could feel the crew holding their breath.

An armada of destroyers sailed overhead — looking for us.

The sonar operator picked up multiple sweeping signals. They couldn’t locate our position, but they were angry. We had torpedoed one of their destroyers.

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Alex Godley

Alex Godley

I’m a humble bard who likes to play with words and create new worlds. I also like chocolate. And cake.