THE PENDULUM

by Ray Bradbury and Henry Hasse. From Super Science Stories, Volume 3, Number 2, Nov. 1941. Prisoner of Time was he, outlawed from Life and Death alike the strange, brooding creature who watched the ages roll by and waited half fearfully for--eternity? "I THINK," shrilled Erjas, "that this is our most intriguing discovery on any of the worlds we have yet visited!" His wide, green-shimmering wings fluttered, his beady bird eyes flashed excitement. His several companions bobbed their heads in agreement, the greenish-gold down on their slender necks ruffling softly. They were perched on what had Continue reading