Once again I have another 8 sentences from Revenant, my science fiction post apocalyptic zombie story. This time, however, I have not followed on immediately from where I left off last week. There were two more sentences in the scene and then a POV change so rather than break the rules I have the first 8 sentences of the new POV.
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Rappelling down the darkened elevator shaft was actually much easier than she expected, and, she had to admit, far quicker than taking the stairs.
The stairs would have been horrible. Especially if they had been attacked. Kassandra shuddered, imagining an encounter with those four husks in the narrow confines of the stairway. No, this was a far better option.
“Hey,” she said as they dropped from floor to floor. Numbers on the closed elevator doors made it easy to track their progress. They’d just passed sub level nine, only five more to go. “I was just wondering how we are planning to go back up.”