Zero point two minutes later, JD turned to Ean with a scowl. Hey, E, he said, Remember that ‘aliens’ joke?
Yeah, said Ean. It was zero point two minutes ago.
Their car lurched forward and up as the saucer hovering over it ascended into the atmosphere. The darkness Ean had been looking out into was now a harsh, technologically green glow.
Not funny, JD said. Not funny at all.