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By Robert Kroese

"Christine Temetri is at her wits’ finish. For years she’s lined the more and more strange actions of finish occasions cults for the Banner, a spiritual information journal. but Christine, who as soon as dreamed of being a “real” author, has not anything to teach for the gig except a customary paycheck and severe doubt that Armageddon will happen in time for her subsequent closing date. yet after a mysterious guy entrusts her with a locked briefcase and orders to “take it to Mercury,” Christine reveals herself face-to-face with a ping-pong-playing angel via the identify of Galileo Mercury. it kind of feels Mercury used to be despatched from heaven to make arrangements for Armageddon, but turned sidetracked by means of the earthly delights he came upon: Rice Krispy treats, desk tennis, and beer, to call quite a few. Mercury’s hindrance for the destiny of mankind is middling at most sensible, yet he's chuffed to coach Christine at the info of the flowery, if poorly geared up, calamity to return. whilst Christine inadvertently saves the Antichrist — an obnoxious, thirtysomething gamer who nonetheless lives along with his mom — from celestial assassination, she starts off an formidable conflict to forestall the Apocalypse and shop the realm. however the heavenly host is not anything if now not power, and Christine, aided in basic terms via an apathetic angel and a reluctant Antichrist, has her paintings reduce out for her. choked with outrageous characters, Mercury Falls is a viciously humorous (and sometimes absurd) morality story for the twenty-first century.


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6 “It’s true. ” The noise of the fan was really quite irksome. “I thought so. ” “Well then, you’ll help me? It’s going to mean sleepless nights. ” Program Card No. 1 19 Tanomogi and I at once removed the scrapbooks from the shelf, dismantled them, and began the work of reassembling them in such a way as to make them easily understandable to the machine. It must commit their contents to memory. “I’ve skimmed through these ideas a number of times. ” “Yes, I suppose so. ” “Further explanations will be necessary, of course.

What did it want to say? Suddenly I was aware that the very vagueness of the re­ sponse was perhaps an answer to my question. A question I had asked without realizing it. The purpose of the program­ ming that I had stated without being aware of it. If that was the case, what, in heaven’s name, was I trying to ask? It was obvious: Was there, or was there not, any possibility of breaking the resistance of the committee? If there was, the question was how to go about it. This was perhaps the answer to my question.

An article in one corner of the paper had been encircled in red pencil. As I stared at it, I suddenly felt as if the air around me had become like sticky jam. ACCOUNTING SUPERINTENDENT STRANGLED BY MISTRESS About midnight on the 29th, Mr. Tsuchida Susuma (56), accounting superintendent for Yoshiba Enterprises, Shinjuku Ward, Tokyo, who was visiting at the Midori Apartments located at 6— Street, in the same ward, was beaten and strangled to death by his mistress Kondo Chikako (26), a resident of the same building.

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