A Promise Kept
We were on the brink of destruction when they came. A super virus1 was ravaging the planet and climate change guaranteed our extinction.
They appeared in the night sky2 promised us refuge from our dying planet.
It sounded too good to be true.
Those that passed were put in cryogenic tubes8 and safely preserved for travel. Full ships started leaving daily.
We missed the signs; the critical pieces9 that would have shown us the truth.
To them, we were food.