We jumped into an unknown system. It had a solitary star with eight significant planets.
“Captain, the third planet is of interest.” said one of the crew. I looked at an enhanced image. It was a blue-green planet with one moon.
“Anything significant?” I asked.
“Yes signs of life, including some signs of intelligence.”
“Excellent. Another planet we can claim. The resources will be useful.”
Word Count: 65
This was written with the prompt unknown provided by Sammi Cox’s Weekend Writing Prompt #214.
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