Welcome to Free Writing! Quick fiction written for entertainment purposes. This week we have another piece of flash fiction. We’re continuing the story from the last few weeks. So if you haven’t read the others, click here to see them all. Enjoy!
By Nojh Livic
Prime’s visual sensors began relaying data before any of its other internal systems. It was in mid leap between the female human and Prime’s own container. It was also in the middle of reconfiguring its frame, which had previously resembled the female’s necklace and now partially resembled a form not unlike Prime’s own bipedal configuration, except with sharper edges and what looked to be a sub-plasma tactical welding laser forming in what would be its chest, already beginning to glow.
As Prime’s audio sensors activated, it realized that the humans in the room were alarmed. Paul was doing his usual screaming. The warrior cast humans were also emitting disorganized sounds of surprise. Prime could see the female human, who did not at all seem surprised that her adornments were coming to life. Prime did not hear or see the general but there was a high probability he was still in the room.
Tactical and strategic analysis were given processing time almost immediately, along with a separate process for designing a more robust combat form, or at least designing some weaponry that would not lower Prime’s defensive capabilities. It didn’t need simulations to know that it was at a serious disadvantage and escape was the best option. (continue reading…)