RED or DEAD?

David Cairns
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From Aether, by Harry Kumel (Malpertuis) and Herman Wuyts.
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The RED car speeds through the dark tunnel. In the driver's seat — The Girl.
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The Girl arrives at her bf's block.
He rushes to see her.
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An accident waiting to happen!
He falls — injured. Or DEAD? The RED ball bounces off — unharmed!
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Hospital — the operating theater — ether!
A dream...of RED.
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DEAD. On the operating table or on the stairs? Either way, DEAD is DEAD.
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The RED ball bounces merrily away.
"I guess he's not coming," sighs the Girl, and drives merrily away into the dark tunnel.
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David Cairns is the author of Shadowplay, the willfully eccentric film blog.
 

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