1. “I told you never to follow me.”
2. Every day she makes new resolutions and every night she breaks them.
3. It’s been passed down from generation to generation, wrapped in a disintegrating shroud of myth and legend that only hint at what lies inside. A relic of an ancient war waiting patiently for an attack that will never come.
4. For a second her brain insists it’s just a spider, but the legs have too many joints and it moves with a fluidness that’s distinctly alien.
5. The cat is fuzzy around the edges with quantum probabilities.