Welcome to the Apocalypse
Welcome to the Apocalypse

ISBN: 9781326543884
Year of publication: 2016

Welcome to the Apocalypse

Lee Kerr

Science fiction

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Lee Kerr WELCOME TO THE APOCALYPSE “It is perfectly true, as philosophers say, that life must be understood backwards. But they forget the other proposition, that it must be lived forwards.” Søren Kierkegaard Danish philosopher, theologian and poet. May 1813 – Nov 1855 1. To shop, to drop Saturday 13th August – London ‘Why are we here again?’ she asks, as they walk towards Big Blue. ‘I don’t wanna go and Jade don’t wanna go, neither. There’s nowt we need,’ Cortnee says, her arms flapping by her side. ‘And nowt we can afford, anyways,’ Jade says. Mum quickly clips Cortnee around the ear, although it’s less of a slap and more of a tickle, on account of the child being considerably taller, and by Mum’s own admission, her big, fat chicken wings are not able to lift up much these days. ‘Your Ashley needs a new mattress. He’s pissed enough in the last one.’ His two sisters point at him, making it clear where their...