My Sweet Satan by Peter Cawdron

By Peter Cawdron

The staff of the Copernicus are despatched to enquire Bestla, one of many distant moons of Saturn. Bestla has consistently been an oddball, orbiting Saturn within the mistaken path and at a distance of thirty million kilometers, up to now away Saturn appears to be like smaller than Earth's moon within the evening sky. Bestla hides a mystery. while mapped by way of an unmanned probe, Bestla woke up and started transmitting a message, merely it’s a message nobody desires to listen: “I are looking to reside and die for you, Satan.”

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Sometimes, alas, it only retains its head, and is very glad when it can find something to eat. As the day went by, however, the Éclair continued traveling toward the Azores. When night fell and Trinitus calculated that the islands could not be far away, he took the boat up to the surface, which slowed its progress considerably but allowed the voyagers to interrogate the horizon through the windows. The sea extended in all directions, seemingly infinite. Its high and rapid waves shook the boat forcefully, and after half an hour of continual shocks, Trinitus was on the point of deciding to go back down to calmer layers when Marcel saw an almost-imperceptible light shining on the horizon.

The old mariner shrugged his shoulders. “You’re talking like a child,” he told his nephew. ” “Yes, seaweeds no less than a thousand meters long.

Frightful crackling sounds were audible; that was the rocks and sides of the volcanic chimney cracking on contact with the horrible furnace. Attempting to escape its reach seemed absurd to Trinitus, and to his 6 0 | V O Y A G E B E N E A T H T H E WAV E S companions, so with haggard eyes and their hair bristling in fear, they waited for their final moment. The lava was still rising. Suddenly, however, after a formidable crack, there was a shrill whistle. The chimney had burst at the level of the submarine tunnel, and a stream of water was falling into the furnace through a narrow fissure.

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