Made Me Laugh, Dry and Clever
Loved the dry, matter-of-fact narrative, that the protagonist's situation seemed so unexciting to him, just another day at work - terror, alien bugs and all. Giggled at the Douglas Adams reference, enjoyed the blunt yet somehow tender description of humans, and laughed at the name bestowed on the afore-mentioned alien bugs. Hints at a much wider universe and history, but leaves the reader satisfied, no need to go into more detail. The story ended a bit abruptly for my tastes - perhaps a little more might have been included earlier to work up to this ending. Nevertheless, it ties up the story with more amazingly unlikely mundaneness. A clever story, animated and well-written.
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