“The Screening” / Memorable Fancies #2071

The office elevator stops midway between floors. There is a red button, a display screen, and a small speaker. You push the button. One of the following might happen:

1 The speaker announces “thank you please be patient your request is being forwarded .. forwarded .. forwarded..”

2 An alarm goes off but no one responds.

3 A clown-head pops up and makes fun of you.

4 The display screen describes several ways you can amuse yourself as the hours tick by.

5 The screen shows breaking news. The commentator is observing that those stuck in elevators are probably better off than those who happened to be near a window when the attack …


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