‘Doctor,’ called Butler, ‘Walk away from this. Go back to your wife and you can say you tried but don’t interfere any further or you’ll sleep in the brig.’
‘You can’t do this, Butler!’ Scream Peg.
‘Yes I can. We voted on it. In a few hours this will be a memory. Go find Kat, I’m sure she can’t be too far away.’
Peg stopped struggling with the privates who were escorting her away, ‘How did you know about Kat?’
‘I know everything,’ Butler smiled. ‘Good day, doctor.’
Previously on The 100 Word Novel:
Introduction to the 100 WORD NOVEL. Chapter One Chapter Two Chapter Three Chapter Four Chapter Five Chapter Six Chapter Seven Chapter Eight Chapter Nine Chapter Ten Chapter Eleven Chapter Twelve Chapter Thirteen Interlude Chapter Fourteen Chapter Fifteen Chapter Sixteen Chapter Seventeen Chapter Eighteen Chapter Nineteen Chapter Twenty Chapter Twenty-One Chapter Twenty-Two Chapter Twenty-Three Chapter Twenty-Four Chapter Twenty-Five Chapter Twenty-Six Chapter Twenty-Seven Chapter Twenty-Eight Chapter Twenty-Nine Chapter Thirty Chapter Thirty-One Chapter Thirty-Two Chapter Thirty-Three Chapter Thirty-Four Chapter Thirty-Five