The townspeople awoke, and panicked. They all stumbled from their beds to their front yards, seeking comfort and help.
“I can’t see!” Troy cried.
“I’ve gone blind!” Samantha wailed.
“All I see is black!” Rudy exclaimed.
Not one person could see a thing.
“People! People! We have to calm down,” Andrea announced. “There has to be some logical explanation for this.”
“But what?” the town pondered. “A city doesn’t just go blind all of a sudden.”
“Got it!” Zack proclaimed. “Apparently a lack of Friday Flash Fiction wreaks havoc. We need our writers back!”