FLASH: DR. CARRON
Michael Jacobo, author of 'Mother,' returns with a story of a scientist and the love he has for his robot. The original image for this story is 'Robot Joe' by FlySi.
They say I’m a brilliant man, but most of the time I feel pretty awkward. You’d imagine the so called smartest man alive would know how to handle any situation. The truth of it is I really don’t like people. The closest thing to another person that I can tolerate is my newest creation. I call him Eddie, I always imagined if I had a friend his name would be Eddie. No one knows I’ve named him though, for some reason it just feels wrong that anyone knows his name. They all call him Tom, after some rock and roll song I hear. It makes me cringe when I hear them say that name. He is a joke to them: some kind of metal mascot they like to put hats on, but Eddie is my friend. He and I are supposed to save the world ...READ MORE