Saturday, September 25, 2010

The Time Laser

by Ari Collins

"Know how my machine works? Your brother did... or were you an only child?" Doctor Sepulchre laughed hoarsely.

"Moralman will save m--" Outergirl began as the Time Laser fired. Who'd she been talking about? By the time the beam faded, she'd never started the sentence.

"Eventually," he whispered, "I'll be the only man you've known."