AODA’S Fantastic Voyage

By Victor Schwartzman

I worried that brilliant flashes of light through his eyes could fry the Proteus. Fortunately, it was mostly dark. My team agreed that was because the Minister saw only what he wanted. Worse might have been the ears. If he heard constituents complaining as we travelled near his ear drum, bad vibrations could destroy us. However, it was quiet. We concluded this was because the Minister heard only what he wanted.