Two Moons

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Look, she says. There are two moons tonight. Do you think that means anything?

Like end times, you mean?

I don’t know, she says. It can’t be good.

We move closer. There they are above the rooftops, one higher and to the right of the other.

Someone in the ranch-style house across the road switches the porch light on and joins us.

My ex phoned, he says. She saw it too. She’s bit of a sky watcher.

So we stand there out the front as one disc, then the other veer off in a north-easterly direction, silent as full moons.

33 thoughts on “Two Moons

  1. It reminds me of the two suns of Tatooine in Star Wars, Episode 4. Luke wandering through the desert under their faint light, the sand crunching under his feet …

    Ah, George Lucas. What has happened to your neck?

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