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By James White

It is a sizeable sanatorium area station at the Galactic rim--384 degrees, a employees of thousands--where human and alien drugs meet.But sufferer Hewlitt, new to region normal, does not are looking to meet alien medicine--or alien medical professionals, or alien nurses, or extraterrestrial beings of any type. that's simply too undesirable; he is an attractive case, and he will need to get used to it.In the interim, it is often been an editorial of religion between quarter General's multispecies employees that infections cannot move from one alien race to a different. yet during this season of anomalies, it seems like they may have their first-ever interstellar virus on their fingers, their tentacles, their cilla....Combining intrigue, inventive puzzles (and much more inventive solutions), motion, event and White's attribute effortless appeal, ultimate analysis is a science-fiction deal with.

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A big butterfly, Hewlitt thought, with an impeccable bedside manner. . You are not the first Earth-human DBDG that I have examined and recorded for later study,” it went on. “But the others, as is usual in a hospital, were in a diseased or damaged condition. You are an apparently perfect physical specimen and as such are of particular interest to me for purposes of clinical comparison. ” Its head tilted forward and inclined to one side so that one of its antennae touched the side of his head and throat, so lightly that if his eyes had been closed he might not have felt it.

It is a visually disgusting and nauseating mess,” said the nurse, backing hurriedly through the screens, “and it smells even worse. ” said Hewlitt, but its multiple footfalls were already receding up the ward. Then another voice called out to him from the bed opposite, belonging, he recalled, to a Kelgian patient called Henredth. ” it said. Hewlitt ignored the question and tried to close his ears to the other questions that followed it until he had finished his breakfast, after which his eyes closed by themselves.

It had lots of thick, twisting, leafy branches growing close to the ground and nearly all the way to the top, where there was a cluster of bare, thinner branches with fruit hanging from them. From the top he should be able to see his house. It was another adventure, he told himself as he began to climb, but this time it was real instead of a pretend one. He was not feeling scared, just hungry and all alone, and he wanted to see where his house was so that he could return and eat and end this game.

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