Synopsis: Jacques Pavel is secretary to Monsieur LaRue, where he is taunted by his co-workers for his short stature and "woman's job." On a visit to a museum, he takes a woman's fainting at the Jack the Ripper display to steal Napoleon's boots. With the spriit of Napoleon in him, he kills a mugger, induces LaRue to make him acting president, then pushes LaRue out his window after he fires him over the phone. He is eventually caught by Inspector Leba, whose name is an anagram of "Elba."
Synopsis: Sam Harker is a fugitive from creditors and the law. He stumbles on the remote home laboratory of Dr. Walter Trent, a biochemist studying morbidity and death. Trent has developed an antidote to the death factor, and Harker inadvertantly kills him trying to obtain it. Destiny intervenes, and warns him not to take it. He is quickly caught, but survives being shot down by police, and then an execution attempt in which Destiny pulls the switch. The morbidity factor, to which Trent was trying to find a solution, causes Harker to age without dying. He remains a living, horribly aged prisoner, in the far-flung future.
Notes: Destiny is an active pariticpant in this story.
Synopsis: Kelly O'Toole, on a train from New York to Boston by way of Dublin, meets Destiny, who warns her that she will make a significant choice this day that will forever affect her destiny. At Boston's Back Bay Station, she meets Judge Kobold, who asks her for his help. She obliges, and he offers her work as a housekeeper, whcih she accepts. The newspaper contians a report of a third attack by a psycho killer. Mister E arrives at Kobold's door, with a business card declaring himself a historian. He attempts to stake Kobold, but O'Toole hits him with the judge's gavel and throws the stake into the fireplace. Kobold then reveals himself to be a vampire. As he attempts to prey on Mister E, O'Toole rips the head off the gavel, stabs Kobold in the back with the pointed handle, and he falls out the window, only to transform into a werewolf, for Kobold is twice-cursed.