¿Zombis? ¡Zombis! Essay

556 words - 3 pages

"La humanidad por fin lo logró. Crearon el arma perfecta, una que se esparcía por sí misma y acababa con toda la vida, sin dañar directamente los bienes materiales. Se trata de un virus, una criatura tan pequeña que se esparce por todo el cuerpo y se instala en el cerebro provocando rabia, pérdida de pensamiento racional, comportamiento salvaje, regeneración acelerada y degeneración mágica. El virus se esparció primero en la Tierra, pero tuvieron que pasar un par de años para que la infección llegara a Aerandir. Al principio creímos tener la ventaja, pero pronto descubrimos algo terrible. Se suponía que el virus sólo se transmitía mediante contacto directo de fluidos, pero descubrimos que exponerse vía área provocaba pérdida de propiedades mágicas. Los vampiros ya no gozaban de sus privilegios, ni de su maldición al Sol, ...view middle of the document...

Ahora pasaba por Sacrestic Ville. Siempre evitaba adentrarse a las ciudades, usualmente había muchos de esos muertos vivientes, pero en ese momento necesitaba encontrar alimento o pronto se quedaría sin qué comer. Esperaba encontrar algún almacén por ahí, en ese lugar siempre había pasadizos secretos, algo debería encontrar.

A pesar de ser de día, el lugar lucía muy tétrico. Flechas clavadas en las paredes, sangre por doquier, cuerpos destrozados y un desagradable olor a podrido. De hecho, olía más asqueroso hace un año, aunque no lucía así de horrible.

Avanzaba con mucha discreción, sin causar ruido. Esas criaturas habían demostrado tener una curiosidad hacia cualquier sonido. Aunque a veces era inevitable no hacer un escándalo. Como en ese momento al entrar en una casa. Justo al entrar, un zombi se lanzó encima de él, tratando de morderlo. Athos había reaccionado a tiempo para sujetarlo de las muñecas y mantenerlo alejado, mas no lograba desenfundar su cuchillo o su espada. Esas criaturas no eran tan fuertes como un adolescente de trece años, pero eran muy perseverantes.

Forcejearon por unos segundos, hasta que el ex-dragón logró ponerse en una posición suficientemente cómoda para barrerlo con la pierna y lanzarlo al piso, librándose de él el tiempo suficiente para sacar su navaja y atravesar el cráneo del zombi. Ya había tratado neutralizar a otros perforando su pecho o cortando la garganta, pero nada los frenaba tan bien como dañar el cerebro.

El alboroto había causado un poco de ruido, ese punto dejaría de ser seguro en un minuto. Era una lástima, era una casa que lucía bien, pudo haber encontrado algo. "Intentaré regresar luego". Recuperó su hoja y la limpió, reincorporándose para salir de ahí. Sin embargo, un curioso sonido le hizo parar y voltear hacia atrás.

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