The next morning Zim was in the base appear-ifying tacos. Jess walked in and raised an eyebrow at the large pile of the horrible grease-laden earth substance. She looked at Zim.
"What's with you and tacos?" She asked him
"You don't even like beans!" Jess said disgustedly
"Yes I know," Zim said, taking off his goggles
"But these tacos are for SCIENCE!" His shook a gloved fist towards the heavens, then sat down again to resume his studies. Jess shrugged and sat down next to Zim, who was contently doing something with a microscope.
Jess stared up at the night sky and let out a deep breath. Of all planets, we got Earth... She turned towards Zim and gave him a little poke.
"Wake up," she told him "You're going to miss the comets." Zim begrudgingly opened his eyes and put his arms behind his neck. Jess smiled wide as the asteroids stretched across the sky, falling onto cars and rooftops. Zim glanced at Jess, and then smiled himself.
"You know," he said to her "Earthlings have a custom of wishing on stars."
The next morning I woke up,the sun was barely shining through the window.I looked at my alarm clock and groaned in annoyance.It read '5:24 am' in bright,neon red lights.For those of you who wake up early on a non-school day,SLEEP IN LATE!! I looked next to me and smiled as I saw Zim sleeping peacefully next to me.I turned to my side and within a few minutes,I fell asleep once again.I woke up a few hours later,the sun shining blindly in the window.As I lazily opened my eyes,they shot up in pain as the sun shown in my irises.I shielded my eyes with my hand to avoid the blinding sunlight.Once my...