• She watched her past flicker across her eyes, like a movie on a screen. Pain flared through her veins, as the parasitic creature clawed its way along the vessels within her, with one simple mission in its mind. Destroy all life forms.
    The jaggedly painful jaws broke through her soft and tender flesh. The bubbling, rusty blood spilled from her body and flowed steadily to the ground beneath her.
    She could barely feel through the pain that harmed her, her fear wasn’t death, simply the painful process that led to the final heart beat. She let a single tear escape her before looking up at the man as he destroyed the creature that had ripped her skin to shreds. “I love you,” she whispered as she felt her consciousness slip from her, and darkness took over her body, and within that single instant. The pain was gone.