FICTION

🌌 Mr. Penny’s New Room

Mr. Penny died that night

Rolli
Rolli
Nov 15, 2019 · 6 min read
Photo by NASA (Stocksnap)

hen Mr. Penny died that night on the operating table, it seemed to him that the ceiling above changed from plaster to glass, then shattered. A few shards cut him, as they fell — or ought to have cut him, though he felt nothing. He tried examining his arms, but couldn’t find them, and had the same trouble locating the rest of himself. But