Ideabird 8/19/13

The bumper sticker read, "Jesus is Coming! Be Ready!" He only vaguely remembered being a scared boy, terrified by "rapture" comic books. How long had it been since he'd truly felt terror at the impending end of the world? He felt in his heart it was as likely as Odin summoning ragnarok, or a sentient plate of tofu heralding the Flying Spaghetti Monster. As a thought experiment he tried to feel what it must be like to be that other driver.

© Tony Jonick 2013