Remote Possibilities

Dr. Wily was down at the bottom of the cliff, surrounded by about sixteen of his Robot Masters. They were all crowded around a video screen.

What’s he up to? Mega Man wondered, leaning closer and frowning.

Suddenly he felt the boulder he was hiding behind begin to shift. But before he could pull back it had tumbled down the hill, taking Mega Man with it.

Mega Man landed painfully only a few meters from the group of Robot Masters. It was a couple of moments before he could pull himself onto his hands and knees and look up, and when his did he saw them staring at him in surprise.

“Uh-oh,” he whispered.

Remote Possibilities
Mandi Paugh