Although the flight was turbulent, the landing wasn’t.
Clutching their oxygen tanks, the passengers set out to explore their new abode.
The round, white spacecraft stood out in sharp relief against the barren, rocky terrain.
Earth was too far gone to be saved.
Now, it was Mars’ turn.
This post was written in response to the Twittering Tale #150 photo prompt. The challenge is to tell a story based on the given photo prompt in 280 characters or less. Please visit the link to know more about this challenge.
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