i'm kinda scared of the dark cause there's nothing to distract me from that feeling
obviously this is not a new idea. you might even say it’s overdone.but i think it could work as a future setting for a ‘slice of life’ short film.so this isn’t a story, just a setting/environment that i’m hoping might inspire some stories:
• humans can now live forever as a downloaded consciousness.
• a consciousness is uploaded onto ‘machine banks’ for future resurrection. it is put into a sleep state and it is referred to as a ’sleeper’.
• the human must be alive to upload their consciousness. usually this...
- timothy dark walks up to a stranger trying to make a friend -
timothy dark: my dog has no nose!
stranger: (bored 'heard it before' tone)how does he smell?
timothy dark: he smells awful.
stranger: what a lame joke.
timothy dark:because he's dead.
timothy dark: i thought cutting off his nose would make him stop smelling but it didn't.
timothy dark: he was my best friend i miss him. but now WE can be best friends!
stranger: ............ O_O