"Martians" in the story were a bit of distraction & just lengthened the story without adding to it.
Story summary.A man wakes up in a room with two doors & no windows, & neither door will open. He'll find a letter, & we begin learning about his circumstances...
- John R Pierce's "Invariant": Another story where a man keeps winding down to his mental state as of a specific time.
Fact sheet.First published: Rod Sterling's The Twilight Zone Magazine, June 1989.
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Related: Stories of John Varley.