She knows- more than you do.

 

‘I’m what?’

‘You’re nothing. But this infection...it’s not native to earth. We just found out...it’s like an alien.’ Marie Benet stammered.

‘Then stop it!’

The Doctor looked worried. ‘That’s the thing. There is a cure, but...’

‘It could kill you.’ said the Stern Man.

‘What is it?’ Faith wasn’t scared.

‘Humane Death. Then we resurrect you, and not the illness. Sounds stupid, but we tested it on the eight other Rowan disease victims so we know what we’re doing.’

‘How many survived?’

‘Five.’

Faith gulped. This needed some thought. But the looks on the doctor’s faces said she didn’t have much time.

‘I’ll take the risk.’

The End

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