by E.Escher - 6th Mar 2017
'She's take a bit of damage, but it's nothing we can't fix. I'll get approval from the director, it shouldn't be a problem, she's one of his favourites. I think she was a student of his, or something, before the infection.'
'I don't think it's that, she'd remember.'
'She's kinda messed up in the head, she might have forgotten. It's amazing they manage to recover so much of their personality during the revival process.'
'Recover, my ass. Zombies don't have recoverable memories, the Sobek virus kills them dead. Rev personalities are just whatever the computer can string together from their social media output. That's why they always seem a bit one-dimensional. This one is a crazy risk-taker, the next one is madly into sports, one loves cats, the next is a conspiracy nut.'
'And this other one?'
'If the weapon did it's job his record was wiped clean, so there'd be nothing to work from. He'd have almost no personality, just a blank slate waiting to be imprinted.'
'It sure seems that way. He followed her in here like a lost puppy.'
'Whatever. Put her back into cold storage and bring the other to the exam bay. I want to see what kind of progress our western friends have been making with their creatures.'
The curious tale of Colin CampbellPart One - How did it come to this?, Chapter 1, Earlier that dayChapter 2, Earlier stillChapter 3, Making a withdrawalChapter 4, August 18th, 2362Chapter 5, Angel of DeathChapter 6, Welcome to 2016.Chapter 7, Denmark, July 2358Chapter 8, After the crashChapter 9, Music of the SpheresChapter 10, Denmark, July 2358Chapter 11, Harbinger FMChapter 12, Denmark, July 2358Chapter 13, Excuses and liesPart Two - So here we are, Chapter 14Chapter 15, Quite a rideChapter 16, Talking the talkChapter 17, Leisurely pursuitChapter 18, Dinner Date with DestinyChapter 19, Chips with everythingChapter 20, HarbingerChapter 21, Time to leaveChapter 22, ManchesterChapter 23, Colin's HouseChapter 24, On the roadChapter 25, Chateau HarbingerChapter 26, ShowdownEpilogue, Debriefing