“Where have all the insects gone?” Teresa glanced around them.
“Something is coming.” The ground trembled again and Gabriel tried to gauge the direction of its origin.
“You think maybe we made too much noise?” Teresa stood beside Gabriel, still holding his hand.
“No more yelling in the jungle.”
“You were yelling. I raised my voice for emphasis.”
(from The Edge of Eternity by G.L. Breedon)
7*/10. The full review is here.