Copyright – Sean Fallon
Return To Power – 100 Words
Charlie eyed the Jar of batteries on his desk with quiet satisfaction. Without power, the Galactic Assassin battery-powered action figures were just inanimate toys. Only their leader, Mutoid, could not be disabled – he boasted a usb charging port.
Charlie went to the bathroom then slipped between his sheets and was soon asleep. He woke suddenly, hours later and instinctively glanced at the toys.
He tried to sit up but couldn’t, he’d been tied to the bed!
Over on the desk, Lizard eyes glowing, Mutoid was shoving the last of the double AAs into an Assassin’s back.