When Are We? A David Wilcox Adventure

All Rights Reserved ©

Summary

David Wilcox believed in time travel, but now must use it to save his past, future, and everything in-between. Mixing World War II, his Grandfather, and another time traveler could prove too much...

Genre:
Scifi / Adventure
Author:
odnarb1986
Status:
Ongoing
Chapters:
2
Rating:
4.0 1 review
Age Rating:
16+

Chapter 1

Date: The Distant Future

Location: Classified

They were running out of time. A man and woman were running down a dimly lit hall while explosions rang out around them. Their uniforms were as dark as night, almost illuminating the blood that seeped from recent wounds. They had been attacked out of nowhere, their agency crippled with no defenses. The ceiling was crashing down as missiles slammed into the side of the mountain which held their private facilities.

“Go! Into the chamber!” A voice bellowed behind them. Then a loud roar careened down the hall after them as another missile crashed into the mountain. With each passing moment they knew that time truly was of the essence. But this wasn’t supposed to happen. When they had learned of the one crucial piece that completed the puzzle of impending destruction it was already too late. At last, the couple reached the chamber that would take them away from all of this.

“Come on! Get in!” The man yelled as he ran towards the opening door of a large silver pod in the center of the room. The woman stopped when she was just a few feet from the opening. There was a look of distraught etched across her bruised, yet beautiful face.

“What? Let’s go!” He ordered. Even though his face was wrought with agony, anyone could tell by his eyes that his priority was the woman he loved. Nothing was going to separate them; not now, not ever.

“I’m sorry.” She said abruptly, then shoved him into the pod and took a step back. The door began to close as he yelled.

“What are you doing!? We can do this together!”

“The plan would fail! It was the one thing the Commissioner didn’t tell you! You have to do it alone.” She began to tear up as she realized that her time drew near. She brushed aside her dirty brown hair and gazed into his eyes.

The man was torn apart inside. What seemed like betrayal was actually logical to him; it had to be done if things were to be changed. Even though he could still drag her into the pod with him he didn’t. Her sacrifice would give him the chance to correct what had gone wrong. The door had almost closed, creating a claustrophobic feeling around him.

Tears filled his eyes and blurred his vision as he spoke. “I’ll never forget us.”

“You will…but you won’t.” A faint smile crept across her face as the door sealed shut. Immediately, the metallic chamber began to spin. Nothing could stop him now, for in just a few moments he would be gone. His mission was clear, but the question remained whether or not he could change things. Just then, a missile crashed into the room. The woman screamed.

The entirety of his body and soul cried out. And then he was gone.

Continue Reading Next Chapter
Further Recommendations

caronmaria54: More more more pls

Vaulthunter: Don't get me wrong, I love a enemies to lovers trope, but it's also nice to read about two who don't fight the bond. Skipping the whole "I'ma treat you like crap because I'm secretly in love with you" while also maintaining a grumpy brooding tone is hard to balance but this author did it perfectl...

23jessh: I honestly haven’t cried while reading a book in years, your story was so captivating and written exceptionally well. You’re an amazing writer and this book is nothing short of AMAZING! Can’t wait to read the second book 😍😍

Jessica Lee: Very good! I couldn’t wait to read more!

Iamlost: I will buy the whole series when it is published. And you better publish it, cause I have never read a novel more captivating. IT HAS IT Definitely ALL!Often, taste changes with age, but only the true gems remain favorite in every age.This is absolutely one of those very rare stories. I wanna buy...

Aimee: I couldn’t put the first book in this series down. It is no different with this one. Best book I have read in years!!!

Yuvette London: Its a Great Read, Beautifully Written, Expic Story, cant wait for the 2nd Book

SStowe89: I love the plot and the story itself is so unique and creative!❤🥰📚

Angela Pickrem: Good story but I’ve been waiting for so long for more updates

More Recommendations

diannatait: Just WOW, I absolutely loved this short story 😍 at first I was thinking it would be a tragic ending for both the filly’s 😉 but what a beautiful ending it turned out to be. Had plenty of drama, cliff hangers and erotica for such a short read. You’ve done a brilliant job in putting your story toget...

leighanneedwards9: Bless him being so alone for so long and for Rowan to see how he was made him more the delighted . I hope that nothing happens to the boy or Rowan

ThatTransBoy/Ray: I loved this all the way, there were a few spelling errors but other than that it was amazing

Alicia758: I really enjoyed reading this book. The writing was amazing the characters were flawless.

shavonne: I’m still reading so I can’t give a full review but it’s good so far. Will be forced to give another review further into the book. The author is amazing, I enjoy her works across all platforms

DC07: Good novel with fast moving story line

About Us

Inkitt is the world’s first reader-powered publisher, providing a platform to discover hidden talents and turn them into globally successful authors. Write captivating stories, read enchanting novels, and we’ll publish the books our readers love most on our sister app, GALATEA and other formats.