Wednesday, September 14, 2011

Eric Frank Russell's "Appointment At Noon" (short story)

This is one of the minor stories of Russell, though a much searched one - going by the number of failed hits I receive.

Story summary.

Henry Curran, a busy executive, will be forced to receive a blind visitor who claims to have an appointment with him at "two minutes to twelve". As it turns out, visitor does, indeed, has an appointment...

Fact sheet.

First published: Amazing Stories, March 1954.
Rating: B.
Related: Stories of Eric Frank Russell (annotated & ranked list).