The chasm of silence that followed my ill-thought-out response had convinced me the voices were hatching as brutal an end for me as they could possibly conceive of. Again, I reflected: if I recall key stage two Science correctly, the Big Bang refers to a large ‘explosion’ that constituted the birth of the universe. Conversely, Creation indicates an act of God and the proffered 7 days it took to ‘build’ the Earth and inhabit it. I would have to clarify which they were referring to, exclusively, to avoid any future confusion and/or miscommunication. It would not make for a very happy workplace and we all know what conflicting dogmas tend to result in.
“Our new employers will be arriving soon,”; the first voice again, “we’ve been briefed-“
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