Exile on a Primitive World
by Sean Brandywine
Copyright 2013 Sean Brandywine
Published by Strict Publishing International
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Chapter I. Death of a Planet
In the cold, empty stillness of space there suddenly appeared a blossom of white light, a burst of energy forming a sphere that immediately exploded outward at the speed of light, leaving behind a silent, dark shape where nothing had been before. That shape was itself a sphere with a black surface that did not reflect any of the faint starlight falling upon it, absorbing, indeed, all energy coming to it.