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A spell binding mixture of Charles Bukowski, Hunter S. Thompson, and Philip ok. Dick, Chameleo is a real account of what occurred in a seedy Southern California city whilst an enthusiastic and unrepentant heroin addict named Dion Fuller sheltered a US marine who'd stolen evening imaginative and prescient goggles, and maybe a couple of best mystery documents, from a close-by army base. Dion came across himself arrested (under the ostensible auspices of The Patriot Act) for conspiring with foreign terrorists to smuggle top-secret army gear out of Camp Pendleton. the truth that Dion had totally not anything to do with overseas terrorists, smuggling, top-secret army gear, or Camp Pendleton did not appear to hassle the army. He used to be published from penitentiary after a six day lengthy Abu Ghraib-style interrogation. therefore he believed himself lower than extreme executive scrutiny and, he suspected, the topic of unusual experimentation regarding "cloaking"―electro-optical camouflage so severe it renders observers essentially invisible from a distance of a few meters―by the dept of fatherland safety. Hallucination? Perhaps―except Robert Guffey, an English instructor and Dion's buddy, tracked down and interviewed one of many scientists in the back of the undertaking, codenamed Chameleo, an experimental know-how that looks to were stolen through the USA division of safeguard and deployed on American soil. extra stunning nonetheless, Guffey came across that the DoD has been experimenting with its most modern applied sciences on a few americans. A condensed model of this tale was once the canopy function of Fortean Times journal (September 2013).

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The purpose is, Dion may perhaps search no aid from neighborhood legislations enforcement as they'd in actual fact been instructed to permit this operation to proceed. So one sunny afternoon, whereas Dion used to be making lunch, he glanced out the curtains and observed (sure sufficient) of his newest shadows peeking at him during the slats within the wood fence correct outdoors the kitchen window. by means of this element (early November) Dion had turn into resigned to those terrorist strategies. Like quantity 6 in Patrick McGoohan’s television sequence The Prisoner, and naturally Winston Smith, Dion had grown familiar with being lower than consistent surveillance. He had no different selection. He could sleep, consume, fuck, no matter what, understanding an individual used to be both staring at him or recording all of it for posterity. in truth, there have been a number of occasions whilst the invisible midgets could make their presence identified whereas he was once jacking off within the rest room. 20  GUFFEY As his shadows persisted to undercover agent on him, Dion nonchalantly went approximately his enterprise. He began making spaghetti, yet because the consistent sight of those jarheads started to grate on him increasingly more he all started including specific components to the combination: shredded cheese, Worcestershire sauce, rice, flour, mustard, ketchup, cinnamon, cayenne pepper, peanut butter, Tang, Jell-O combine, sugar, honey, multicolored sprinkles, and rancid almonds. He stirred all of it up until eventually it used to be a pleasant, thick, noxious goo, then ran open air, tossed the full concoction over the fence, and hit no less than one of many brokers lifeless on. either one of them screamed and went operating off towards the close by Vons parking zone. happy, Dion brushed his fingers jointly, went again inside of, and made lunch: a bologna sandwich. For a few hours the surveillance lightened up a section, yet this reprieve didn’t final lengthy. through dusk the terrorist strategies have been amped as much as 11. Reluctantly, Dion dug Lita’s telephone quantity out of his pocket and made up our minds to make a take care of the satan. He may eventually violate his rules and cooperate. He referred to as her cellular phone at 5 within the morning. She picked up shortly, as though she have been expecting the decision. “Yes? ” “Hi, i would like to speak to you approximately your goggles. I can’t take this anymore. ” “Take what? ” “You recognize rattling good what. The harassment. Being undefined. ” “Who’s following you? ” “You’re following me. ” “That’s ridiculous. Why could I be following you? ” “Okay, correct, fuck it. have been you asleep? ” “Yes, i used to be. ” “I’ll consult you later. ” CHAMELEO  21 He hung up. She by no means known as him again. as an alternative, she confirmed up at his doorstep with extra junior companions in tow a few days later and acknowledged, with a grin on her face, “So… you continue to imagine you’re being undefined? ” by way of this element Dion had determined he didn’t are looking to cooperate anymore. He acknowledged, “No. I don’t imagine I’m being undefined. i used to be wrong. pressured. Sorry. ” She then embarked on a panoply of questions about the goggles, approximately what percentage were taken off the bottom, and so on. once more Dion stated, “Listen, I don’t comprehend! I knew this man 3 days! i've got no proposal! ” Lita stated, “Okay, if that’s how you wish it,” and left.

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