Friday Night Drabble Party!
Time again for 100 words of pure AWESOME!
But, before we dive into the micro-fiction, I need a little help.
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Now, on with the Drabble!
All In The Hopes
The swing arm creaked, its hinges not having been used in close to a decade, as Lester pulled the mic close to his lips.
“This is Lester Gomez,” he said, his voice shaky and unsure. “I’m hoping someone, anyone is out there to hear me. It’s been fifteen years since the event. Fifteen years. I finally got this transmitter station up and going. I’m using solar, wind, even a pedal bike, to power it. All in the hopes…”
He trailed off, his voice choked with emotion.
“All in the hopes I’m not the last person left alive on this planet.”