Joe Doakes? It's quarter to 10...
I'm sorry. We're running behind.
So many applicants...so few jobs...
If you'll just have a seat.
I have a seat. I've had it since nine.
...Mr. Athol will be with you as soon as
possible. Will you be able to wait?
JOE (he turns)
You're just lucky I need this job.
Water fountain's through that door,
down the hall.
deploys a nozzle-arm. PSSSSCCCHHHT. A colorless gas is emitted.
- A hallucinogen; debilitating but not fatal...not even
Slowly, almost imperceptibly,
mouth...Coffee cups stop in mid-sip. In the lab, procedures just...slow.
EXT. THE VALLEY
Synopsis: A scientifically miniaturized marine unexpectedly finds himself floating around the body of a hypochondriac, and trying to outwit saboteurs who want the device that shrank him. Attempts by his colleagues to retrieve the little man - protected inside a tiny submersible - are hampered by the would-be thieves.