The Other Celia (Pdf)
The Amazing SAS dIn character this revealed the only clue is the last line where the man moves indicating that something about what he s encountered has upset his euilibrium So no ultimately thisidn t work for me A very peculiar tale about how we never know what exactly goes on behind anyone s closed The Conquerors Lady / The Mercenarys Bride / His Enemys Daughter doors It is a very entertaining read so much that for the most part I got almost as curious about things as the protagonist forgetting that what he wasoing was neither normal nor ethically right and not even legally But the story is written in such a way
THAT THE FOCUS IS ENTIRELY SHIFTEDthe focus is entirely shifted from the protagonist right after he and his peculiar hobby is introduced to the other character Celia I enjoyed reading this story far than I thought I would and it has as my friend said left a lasting impact "on me i on t think i can "me I on t think I can look at my neighbours the same way again and will always wonder about what they The Dangerous Debutante (Romney Marsh, do behind their closedoors but not in a creepy stalker way of course Do read it if you like reading about other worldly things and
Weird Things Basically Ifthings basically if love speculative fictionNOTE This story was recommended to me by my friend Dagny and I read it for RMFAO 2020 Genre Challenge Sci Fi Month and RMFAO 2020 Classics Catch Up. Sturgeon at the very top of his form which places it among the best work ever one in the gen.
read & ownload The Other CeliaActually this should be cataloged as Other Celia TheThis short story first appeared in Galaxy Science Fiction in March 1957I know there is a group of people out there whoreally love Theodore Sturgeon s writing I am not among that group of people However this is one story by Theodore Sturgeon that I reallylove This is also in some ways really a horror shortstoryThis story is so well written and the plot isso well thought out and so incredibly originalWhat I really like about this story thananything else is its originalityI think this is one of the 5 best science fictionshort stories that I
have ever read in my life This is not actually a reviewever read in my life This is not actually a review the e book This review is excerpted from "MY REVIEW OF THE MAGAZINE IN "review of the magazine in The Other Celia first appeared Galaxy Science Fiction March 1957Theodore Sturgeon s story The Other Celia is a brilliant look at another alien but this one might not have come from another planet There are only two characters in this story The first is Slim Walsh a man temporarily out of work ue to an injury His helper had hit him just over the temple with a fourteen inch crescent wrench If you re curious about why that happened well stay curious no explanation is givenAnd speaking of being curious Free online fiction from Baen BooksThe sly little story that follows a classic tale of aliens. Hat is Slim s ominating uality an insatiable curiosity Slim is staying in a very run Quadruplets On The Doorstep down boarding house where it is easy to openoors and get access to all the rooms Slim snoops in every room in every closet in every Luke drawer in the rooming house Heoesn t steal he just wants to know everything about everyoneThen a new tenant Celia Sarton moves in Slim finds out a lot about Celia but wants to know He takes actions which have peculiar conseuencesSlim is in his own way also an alien His actions and his reactions are considerably than just oddThis is a terrific story Algis Budrys a well known science fiction author and critic referred to The Other Celia as the uintessence of Sturgeon to ate It is one of Sturgeon s best stories which means that it is one of the best science fiction stories of the Twentieth Century I m not uite sure what
TO THINK ABOUT THIS STORY AS I READ ITthink about this story As I read it compared it to a story of my own about a man trying to figure out the mysteries of a young woman that he has small contact with and the lengths to which Sturgeon goes with his far outweighed my own The reveal and what then happens "while interesting seem a let own a shift to Fortean imaginings that A Bride For A Blue-Ribbon Cowboy didn to seem a let The Witnesses (Lancaster Burning down a shift to Fortean imaginings thatidn t o If we think what change. Among us gives us a vivid glimpse of the strangeness that underlies the everyday world It's. .