Preview The Short Life by Francis DonovanPublic Domain Science Fiction Story: The Alien had to choose--and fast--a living entity to act through. He chose. but he made one error.... Tags: Science Fiction Novel-Classic Chapter 1 Chapter 2 Chapter 3 Chapter 4 Chapter 5 Chapter 6 Chapter 7 Chapter 8 The source of this story is SciFi-Stories To read the complete story you need to be logged in: Log In or Register for a Free account (Why register?) Get No-Registration Temporary Access* * Allows you 3 stories to read in 24 hours.