: Watson's Woes July Writing Prompts 2016Prompt
Horsemen of the Apocalypse: Let Death, Famine, Pestilence, or War appear in your entry today in some fashion.Author
: General AudiencesUniverse
: Watson encounters three of the Horsemen, but does not reach the Apocalypse yet.
Watson can not say what haunts him more - the loudness of battle or the silence after.Famine
They may escape from Jezail bullets, but not from heat and hunger.Pestilence
He was never able to literally taste sickness in the air, until Watson suffered the enteric fever himself.Death
Watson chuckles quietly, observing his new roommate being scolded by their landlady and for the first time feels relief that he did not die in Afghanistan.