H.G. WELLS AT THE MOVIES
by Paul Butler
A hatch opens and a man with a goatee stares into a cell. He unlocks the cell door and enters.
"Lota," he says, "come here."
Keeping an eye on his prisoner, he paces restlessly. "I’ve taught you many things," he tells her. "All that you know I’ve taught you…now I’m going to let you find out something for yourself."