By Rick Dearman
Copyright 2011 Rick Dearman
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"This time she really had gone to far!" Tim muttered to himself as he tapped his cloven hoof impatiently. The planets steel grey sky threatened rain as Tim waited for the taxi driver to pull his backpack from the cab. Around him other passengers walked around on their hooves, rushing in and out of the space-port. Tim grabbed his bag from the cabby’s and threw all the money in his pocket into the cabby’s hands. He dashed through the automatic doors of the space port weaving around the slow passengers. Hurry up and wait! That is all I seem to be doing!