The God Complex
by Neil John Buchanan
She recognized an Echo drone when she saw one. Probably a scout sent to investigate the crash.
‘Pheromone discharge detected,’ the suit chimed, and the helmet slammed shut. A moment later, a tube expanded from the drone’s underbelly, and a thin spray of liquid splashed across Nadia’s visor.
‘I am God,’ it pronounced. ‘Do you come in love?’