By Ian Sales
A nuclear battle has killed every body on the earth, leaving stranded at the Moon 9 astronauts at Falcon Base. With them they've got a "torsion box generator", a mysterious gadget which they wish will locate them another Earth which has no longer succumbed to nuclear armageddon. yet as soon as they've came upon such an Earth, how will they make the journey domestic? they've got one Lunar Module, and which can in basic terms hold 4 astronauts to lunar orbit …
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About an hour before dawn I woke. 38 SAMUEL R. DELANY I pulled my head from Easy's armpit (and Nativia's bald head moved immediately to take its place) and stood up in the starry dark. Litde Jon's head gleamed at my feet. So did my blade. He was using it for a pillow. I slipped it gently from under his cheek. He snorted, scratched himself, was still. I started back through the trees in the direction of the kage. Once I looked up at the branches, at the wires that ran from the power-shack to the fence.
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The beast roared again. I pushed the crossbow farther up my arm and settled my machete handle at my hip. If you're going to do something stupid—and we all do—it might as well be a brave and foolish thing. I clapped Lo Hawk's shoulder and started for the pit. On this side the break was sharp and the drop deep. I went around to the sagging side, where there were natural ledges of root, earth, and masonry. I circled the chasm and scrambled down. Sun struck the wall across from me, glistening with moss.