By David Moody

The human race is done. Mankind is all yet useless and just a handful of worried contributors stay. event the top of the area from thirty-five various views.

those humans have survived via likelihood, now not ability, and they're a determined bunch; dishonest fanatics, work-shy civil servants, completely inebriated publicans, teenage rebels, obsessive accountants, failed husbands, first-time cross-dressers, disrobed monks and more…

David Moody offers the ultimate booklet within the AUTUMN sequence. Part-companion, part-guide booklet and part-sequel, AUTUMN: THE HUMAN situation follows the person tales of those determined survivors throughout the early days of the nightmare and past.

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I’ll have to try one of the emergency lines linked direct to the police. There’s Mark Prentiss the head of security now. He’s running back towards the offices. He might know what’s going on. Oh no. Christ, now he’s slowing down. He’s not going to make it back here. Bloody hell, his legs just went from under him. He’s gone down like the others. What the hell is causing this? There’s no answer on the emergency phone either. There should always be someone there to answer the emergency phone. Someone has to be there.

I’m having trouble remembering last night clearly. I remember sitting in the bar with the two girls, drinking heavily. I was starting to get to the stage where you really know you’ve had a few drinks and your body starts to try and tell you to stop. Sometimes the beer plays tricks on you – the alcohol sort of waits for a while and then creeps up and rushes you all of a sudden. I’d been fine all night but suddenly I could feel myself going and I knew I’d reached the point where having another drink would have been a mistake.

Cool but not too cold, dry but not parched and with a very gentle breeze which blew at him from across the surface of the water. Around Harry the population of the small village were beginning their morning rituals and daily routines. As he stood up and closed his front door he looked round at the few small houses and shops nearby and smiled inwardly. What was it about human nature that made people so desperate to trap themselves into strict routines like this? Couldn’t they function without this structure?

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