He felt a sharp pain hit him. Lying in a pool of blood, smiling at the star-studded sky, he knew of deadly fate that awaited humanity.
Coexisting for eons on earth, rooting secretly for humans had not helped keep the peace. The curse would auto activate once all heat escaped his body. There was no turning back.
The coalition will be here on earth. Being eons ahead of humans, by tomorrow this time, all humanity would cease to exist. Decimated without a trace.
As he breathed his last, he wondered if he had anything left in him to stop this. Nothing.