“Look, Mom, angels!”
Timmy pointed at the flaming people falling from the sky.
“Ah-huh.” She didn’t look.
Tim quickly discovered never to mention those others since they were invisible to most.
But people did respond to them, as they whispered in ears and tugged on shirt sleeves.
As an adult, Timothy watched in horror as the world was shaped by the flaming beasts.
And then they were gone.
He hadn’t thought of them in ages.
Getting ready to push his latest legislation through, Timothy paused.
Had they accomplished their goals and left, or had they just become invisible to him?
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