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An all-original number of twenty-seven tales by way of a few of ultra-modern so much artistic authors approximately alien encounters with humans-from the extraterrestrial beings' standpoint.

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That, too, was explained in the first two days, and apparently not conveyed to all of the humans. “Nonetheless,” I say when it becomes clear that the John Graf is done speaking. ” the John Graf asks. ” “What so they can tell you their side of the story without us saying ours? ” His voice has risen to nearly intolerable levels. “It’s our kids that’re dead, us that’ve suffered here, and it sounds like we’ll suffer some more when fall—however you people define your seasons—eventually shows up and washes our homes away.

You know, the truth will out and all that. Some impartial person would investigate, maybe even go to the crime scene, interview some MugwLs and the surviving kids and find out what happened. But if I understand your rules right, you’re just going to let this guy talk— and he wasn’t even there. Then you’ll make some kind of judgment, and we’re done. That’s not Justice, Mr. Collector. ” The bag is a darker shade of purple. I use my middle arm to check the knot. The knot is tight. The bag will not get loose.

His voice has risen to nearly intolerable levels. “It’s our kids that’re dead, us that’ve suffered here, and it sounds like we’ll suffer some more when fall—however you people define your seasons—eventually shows up and washes our homes away. That’s Injustice, Mr. Collector. ” “This is not a Judgment,” I say yet again. ” “Yeah,” the John Graf says, “and I thought that meant a finding of fact. You know, the truth will out and all that. Some impartial person would investigate, maybe even go to the crime scene, interview some MugwLs and the surviving kids and find out what happened.

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