Short story: “The Pedestrian”

by look i have opinions

“The Pedestrian,” by Ray Bradbury

First appeared in the August 7, 1951 issue of The Reporter (subtitle/slogan: “A Fortnightly of Facts and Ideas”); online here; PDF online here

1,443 words

I’m pretty sure we already almost live in this world, here in the USA.

Tagging this as omniscient/multiple-viewpoint narration, since the detached narrator seems to offer us both the main character’s thoughts and some objective observations.