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Summer reading: Microfiction: Vegas Lights in Vegas Nights

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Yann Legendre

@mercedesmy You guys. Can you see this? Stars are falling in #LasVegas. Like, crazy ones.


RT @xxmolder
umm


RT @xxmolder
i think maybe the #eiffeltower in #vegas just blew up?


RT @patrickfrievald
Something big crashed into the street. Checking it out.


@mercedesmy
Hearing power is out on South side. True? Good in North.


@nikkiguerlain
@mercedesmy pwr is out were fine did u c the sky


RT @jennybeanses
@Monkeywright Are you okay???? Contact me asap!!!! #notjoking #notfunanymore


@mercedesmy
Have you ever seen anything like this?


@mercedesmy
You can hear them fall. They sound like helicopters and wind chimes. Never heard anything like it.


@mercedesmy
@xxmolder but it sounds kinda familiar yeah? I mean, scary and all, but


RT @teasinglulubass
things r falling from the sky. cant tell if theyre metal or meteors


RT @VegasNews
Strange phenomena in the #night #sky. Debris raining down.

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RT @VegasNews
Injuries reported. #Emergency personnel at the scene. More #live coverage.


RT @patrickfrievald
Can’t get close to whatever it is. Too hot and bright to look at. #getmarshmallows


@mercedesmy
Strangely beautiful though, isn’t it?


@mercedesmy
It feels weird to even say that.


@teasinglulubass
@nikkiguerlain fitting


RT @xxmolder
you guys getting lag?


@xxmolder
@mercedesmy Lots of lag. Keeping my phone close, but I’m going to go outside


@xxmolder
@mercedes and watch everything for a while. So beautiful.


@mercedesmy
@patrickfrievald I wouldn’t. They’re coming down fast.


RT @jennybeanses
@Monkeywright! Can’t get a hold of you! Where are you?


@nikkiguerlain
gr8 end of the world and were on twitter


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