Genres: Science Fiction
Cast of Wonders 245: One Thing Leads To Your Mother
Theme music is “Appeal to Heavens” by Alexye Nov, available at MusicAlley.com.
One Thing Leads to Your Mother
by Desmond Warzel
Yates propelled himself into the office. The door closed behind him, silencing the emergency klaxons that had followed him around for days like Hell’s own Greek chorus. The only remaining sound was his pulse pounding in his head: too loud, too fast.
A seated figure shimmered into existence behind the desk. White, male, balding, wearing a tan sweater. “Lieutenant David Eldridge Yates. It’s agreeable to see you. You have yet to avail yourself of my services.”
“You’re the psychologist?” asked Yates.
“System: Holographic Replica: INdividual Kounseling. S.H.R.I.N.K. for short.”
“That’s a bit forced.”
“You may call me Dr. Turing.”