The Green Fog (continued . . .)

But, before the evacuation could be completed, it happened again. Swirling over the fungus-hung rooftops glided the sinister green cloud. The green blindness enveloped the city, for the rest of that day and the day after. The green fog cleared as quickly as it had come. And the weary and frightened people looked about them. But, as the great scientist Peric commented . . . So Uruz was once more summoned to appear before the Imperial Council of the Empire. But this time he was treated with respect. The top people of the Empire hung on the words of a blind beggar !

This installment was originally published in Look and Learn issue no. 734 on 7 February 1976.