Countdown (Newsflesh 0.5)

People blame science. Shit, man, people shouldn’t blame science. People should blame people.

There is nothing so patient, in this world or any other, as a virus searching for a host.

There was no single index case. It all began, and ended, too fast for that sort of record keeping to endure.

This guy thinks he can eat textbooks and shit miracles,

William stared at him, coffee forgotten. “Oh, Jesus.”

“I’m pretty sure he’s not listening, but you can call him if it makes you feel better,” said Chris.