A new chapter of Bugout! from my Short Story Blog
Originally posted on Scagsdale's Tales:
“Wonder who is taking this video feed?” asked Frank. Jane sat down next to him on the couch, looking at the image of the ICBM with steam coming out around it. She was trembling.
“This is too soon. Sarah is probably sitting on the freeway in creeping traffic right now. She might still be in the city center.”
“If we’ve got video like that, chances are pretty good that the Air Force already knows where this is.”
Suddenly there was a bright flash on the screen, and then the video feed went dead.
“We just got it,” Frank said. “Probably one of our stealth bombers. I’ll bet they’ve been cruising around that area for the last day or so.”
The commentator was back on the screen.
“Although we don’t have confirmation yet, it appears that we have taken out that missile facility. We also have unconfirmed reports that there are…
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