The Sands of Time

Time is catching up with us once more.

We run towards the safety of the hills, another time-stop due any minute. All around us we see plants no longer wavering in the breeze, clouds rolling to a halt, footsteps now silent as we run.

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He spends his life dedicated to the design and manufacture of puppets – specifically spacecraft, used in children’s television during the science fiction boom of the sixties.

Audiences cannot get enough of his space travel and combat scenes, and over time he becomes an authority figure, designing spaceship puppets to move in a believable fashion, forever building new craft with multiple moving parts, mastering the strings to produce a smoother flight, eventually culminating in techniques to represent light speed, gravitational pulls, and so on.
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