Guardian Angels

Alien Science
I've had enough of this~Tara

We’re doing it. We really are going into the Neighbourhood Watch meeting and to get answers to what is going on. We all got into the cars to drive down there and go from there. I’m a little scared I must admit as I have a flashback to Orkney. We see the caretaker sweeping the ground and he is still out of it. He just asked who we are here to see. I heard one of the guys mention the name of the vicar. As he was about to go get em two of the guys ran at him to pin him down. With mixed results honestly, I just managed to squeeze past and make my way to the door. I see Mack above me pointing a gun.

We look in and see what looks like the vicar covered in the proton matter and moving before stopping. For some reason this did not affect me as much as Mack but I could not stop looking before walking into the room. The next thing three little droids or aliens came out and requested details from us and vice versa before pointing something at us both. We asked what they were doing here. They simply responsed that they were gathering information and upgrading. As they said this Ran came in and acted like a fangirl which was painful to watch as he asked a lot of questions. They pointed something at him before putting it away before saying mission terminated or words to that effect.

As all this had been filmed we all left the room. I backed away slowly as I had more questions about this from a science point of view. The others might not understand that.

Everyone met up in the car park and Spike finally turned up. He asked if we saw the lights which seemed to be at the same time as they left. Fred rang up the Section and he was told we should monitor the situation. Mack and Ran said that they are going to speak to the Neighbourhood Watch members. Kurtz and I think Spike was going to watch the videos and Fred and I headed to the pub. I got a drink and had a few moments to myself. Maybe these aliens could upgrade my mind and make me feel better. I looked round the pub and saw it was pretty empty. I then heard the others come in and I joined them where Fred was already sat. Spike straight away shared his views on this claiming that this is just well almost like a hoax (I think) which I tried to shout I know what I saw but yet again people were louder than me. Fred seemed to care more about his drone than people. I’ve had enough of these grown men acting like children. I just stood up and only Spike noticed that I was leaving. I told him I was going to the church as I want answers.

I walked down as I saw Spike get onto his bike to follow me and another few cars go the other way. I looked up and saw the lights in the sky before continuing to walk to the church. I hope to find answers to my questions and maybe more.

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Code Black
Things could be worse than we thought~Tara

I often wonder to myself why do I write this diary. I know that my therapist told me it would be good for me to write things down. I don’t know if the others know I write down the mission. Anyway I think Jane has left my bedroom at last so at least I can go in. (Must apologise for the smokers smell)

Earlier in the day I got a phone call from Spike who told me what the hell was going on and that he had gone off on his bike to follow the new guy Ran to try and save his friend. I was to wait for Fred and Mack and to give them a quick check over before we follow on in the other car.
So Mack is not well at all so I have ordered him to bed and drink plenty of fluids. Myself and Fred made our way to the house.

Once there I saw Kurtz was there and Spike instantly asked Fred if he had a torch at all. The plan was to be that we would split up, some of us would go to the front door and the others would go to the back door. Myself and Fred went to the front door. We knocked on the door and waited and knocked again. A young woman looked distressed and once we explained why we were here, she let us in. I saw that she was at least six months pregnant and I asked her how far gone she was. She replied that she was a few weeks gone. She then asked for food. I was very thankful I still had some of cake Claire Allen made, I gave her a slice of coffee cake and she ate it. I soon made the link that this was Jane Allen. I asked her a few questions and she told me that she was due to meet Sean for a date a few weeks ago but missed the date due to the loss of time. Sean got angry and accused her of seeing other guys. She got in contact with George who told her to come here.
She seemed that she wanted someone to talk to. I was to be that person. I saw Ran come in as well as some of the others who went upstairs.

We heard shouting followed by a loud unexplained noise. Jane got hysterical and I comforted her before telling her I will see what had gone off. I told her to wait there and shout me if need be. I saw Spike up there who gave me the option to look into the bedroom, I told him that he can look and see what has gone on. He looked shocked but not visibly sick (Most people can’t handle potential gore) he then shouted loudly CODE BLACK and ran out the house. I got Jane who stayed close to me as we got the hell out of the house.

Spike explained what he saw whilst Ran was visibly shocked and kept saying that he saw his friend’s head explode. Kurtz told us what he was briefed on about this substance that could be the medical breakthrough IF it is stabilised. I mentioned the stories I’ve read assuming others have done. I continued explaining the notion of Super Soldiers and how people have done experiments to try and create a Super Soldier army. My theory was that someone or something else has the capability to create their own super humans. They are using people they find as their own science experiments, potentially dangerous experiments.

I was told not to stay too close to Jane so she was moved to one of the cars before I said all that I did not want to scare her. I also shared my professional advice and said Jane needs to be checked out by another medical professional to ensure there is nothing wrong with her or the unborn child. (people tend to listen to Doctors regardless their specialist area. In my case Pathology) The decontamination team soon came to disinfect the house. We made our way to the hotel, more to check on Mack as he could be in danger.

I am led to believe that both Mack and Fred have gone to be checked out as they have this substance in their bodies. This is getting a little too close to us for comfort. Mack and Fred could be the newest science experiments and as a result might be dangerous.

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Cake, The new guy and strange going ons

I’m in my hotel room. I’ve taken an early night. I’m using the excuse of files to look at and just medical work. The reality is that I wanted some time alone from the others. I’ve got a bottle of wine and a glass and I’ve got a balcony window to lean out of so I can smoke.

I thought whilst I’m in I could try and see if there has been instances of drug experiments and super soldiers. I have not done that at all. All I have done is relax. I have a nice room, comfortable bed and quite roomy. I’ve already had a shower to freshen up and got my PJs on. I say that they are really a vest and shorts.

I was thinking about earlier today. The Section put someone local in touch with us. Myself and Spike got to meet him before heading on the bike to the Allen household to speak to Jane. I held on a little too hard onto Spike as I was nervous about the Motorbike. Still we made it there in one piece.
We knocked on the door and a woman who looked younger than she was answered the door. She invited us in and kept giving us cake and tea. She seemed drugged but I knew she was not drugged by anything conventional. New guy had a look around the house whilst Spike got talking and got some information from her. I gave her a card with my name and phone number on it, should she need to contact me. New guy came back down. Claire as she was called gave me a shopping bag full of cake.

We had been told that her daughter worked in a Cafe in Hebdon Bridge and we made our way there. We rocked up to the cafĂ© and ordered drinks. Spike went into his mind palace and somehow got a business card for Jane’s dad who worked in Halifax. He did call me to let me know what he was doing. I made my way to the smoking section. It got me thinking how he just would rather get things done his way. I really like that a lot. I well urm mean it is pretty cool.

New guy suggested we walk the possible route Sean might have taken. We climbed over cobbled walls and saw a pillar but most importantly some strange prints. These were not natural ones, Something odd is going on and I don’t like it at all. We also went to a neighbourhood watch meeting and the guys spoke to Jane’s father and the local police officer and tried to fish some more information out of them.
New guy knew of a place Alien spotters go and was about to go there. I also think Spike was going as well, I’m not too sure. I was focused on my evening in, looking at Pathology Journals. I said my goodbyes and said to call me if they need any help. I was secretly hoping they would not.

Anyway that was earlier. After relaxing and reading. I heard a noise coming from Mack’s room. I felt like I should check it out as I don’t know if he is back. I put on my white coat over my PJs and slippers before making my way to his room.
All I see is Spike in there looking for Mack’s guns and trying to call him and by the looks of it not having much luck

I look at him and think shit. What is going on now. I best get my coat on.

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From Orkney to Calder Valley
Must be more than drugs~Tara Greenwood

Well I was not best pleased with the timing of the message sent to me. The timing could have not been any worse. I had plans during the Christmas period. I’ve had to cancel them and become little miss unpopular.

Still duty calls and after Orkney it will be interesting to see how the others treat me. The last thing I want is to have them tip toe around me and treat me any differently than before. I know what happened has affected me but I’m here to do a job.

I must have looked a sight. I made the rookie mistake of traveling to Manchester from Edinburgh on the train. I have packed a travel bag with me this time, including my white lab coat (I might wear it more. Makes me look official) and as shallow as it sounds some of my make up. I’m not trying to impress anyone.
Still I walked in with my sunglasses on (to hide my lack of sleep) and my work clothes on. The receptionist looks at me before I even say Swift a gentleman ushers me to a room.

Once in there the first thing I see is Spike running round setting everything up. The others soon turned up and soon after the chief showed us a video. I saw the boxes of paracetamol as we continued watching this video then all of a sudden he hits the shop keeper and takes his head off. I see dead people and things that would make others sick. But this hit me very hard. Maybe it was what happened in Orkney that has made me sensitive a little. We was told he killed his own father as well.

We all was taken to a very secure area and I saw a heavily sedated young man. I struggle to think this is the same guy who killed two people. I see the chains but upon further inspection I saw scars. These were not normal scars. They reminded me of the books I read at University. They looked like somebody had stitched the skin together to show everything. I’m pretty certain nobody else saw this. I made a mental note.

We have been told that we are heading to Calder Valley. The chief wants to know if ops need to come in. I smiled at him. Goodness knows why.
He offers us the use of firearms but Fred insisted only Mack has them.

The journey to Calder Valley was uneventful and I’m sure we missed a turning at some point. Still we got to the family farm house. We got out of the car and I wondered off to see if I could have a crafty cigarette and get a feel for the area.
In the background I hear the guys arguing if I’m to be trusted in Sean’s bedroom. I think they settled on me staying outside. I guess I’m fine with this in theory.

I feel like they don’t know what to do with me and are tip toeing around me. I make a call on my personal phone before searching the grounds.
After the house myself and Mack went to the local pub and along the way we saw the man who worked with Sean. He hinted at us to buy him a drink at the pub. I became the drinks lady as I got three pints in.

I wanted to speak to the doctor who sedated Sean’s mother. I made Doctor Forrest feel at ease when I introduced myself as a fellow Doctor. He told me about the appointment and how Sean seemed. I bit my lip as more questions were asked. We said our goodbyes and I looked at the notes I made.

Soon after we got back to the guest house. I made my excuses and made my way to find a smoking area outside. It is a terrible habit. I’ve seen smokers lungs but I started at University and yet I can’t stop. I made another personal call before disposing my cigarette and headed to my room. I read my notes before falling asleep.

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Target
How a journal may kill me- Tara Greenwood

This all started with Thomas Patterson and his dream journal. I thought it would be a good idea to sneek off and look round his bedroom. I found this book and something compelled me to look at it.

I looked in it and thought this kid had some dull dreams but I carried on and saw that the dates of some of the more violent dreams matched the dates of the murders. I took some photos and tried to put it back. I thought I put it back properly at the time.

I met up with the others and showed them what I found on my phone, just in case it was useful. I don’t feel useful most of the time. I’m not a cop. I’m a Doctor. We were in the archeologists hut when the next thing I know this beast ripped the roof open. Without thinking I just ran. If this was the beast that kills. I’ve seen what it can do.

Along with Fred I bolted and after jumping the fence I got into the car ready to drive. The others soon joined me but the beast made its way to the car. It seemed that I was the target and was due to die tonight. I drove off but soon lost control and drove into a ditch.

This beast looked at me. It scared me. I saw the claws that can rip out spines. It was ready to kill me. At that moment I drove into it and hit it. The grey goo was everywhere. We made our way to the farm house and whilst I was in shock. Thomas was taken away for questioning. The last I heard he was let go without charge.

I have since thought if I had not looked at the journal I might have not been a target. I don’t know if I will have to live with the fact that something wants me dead. I’ve had nightmares since and know that only the others know what really happened that night.

Back to Tara Greenwood.

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