13 August 2017
‘So, you’re a John Doe, but alive?’
‘I suppose so.’
‘And you remember nothing of your past?’
Flashes of burning buildings, a dark tunnel, a woman in a mask…. ‘Nothing that makes sense.’
He nods, seemingly satisfied, and holds out his hand.
‘Welcome to the nut house.’
13 August 2317
A woman in an oxygen mask heaves the door closed behind her. She gazes fearfully at the other two.
‘Nothing has changed. Project Reboot has failed.’
A heavy sob escapes one of the scientists. He was their last chance.
In despair, they glare at the faulty machine.
Written by Alanah Andrews