“There it is again, just there, in the shadow of those boulders.” Brent was acting Corporal of Guides.
Marv was groggy, hardly awake, “What you sayin’?”
“It’s a light or a reflection, but with all this grey-ness it’s so vivid, luminescent even.”
“Luminescent, huh, this is the new you Corp? You’ve been too deep in them Pulpy stories, it’s probably ice reflecting light, light tricks is all.”
“It’s green and radiant.”
“Ain’t ice usually clear-ish? Here ya go, lemme get a scope on it.”
The light blinked once.
No one heard their screams.
4 April 2018