A tale of unrequited love, with protestations of love falling on deaf ears. There’s a clue in the title of the story, and it transpires that that the messages of love, rather than falling on deaf ears, have been wasted on one unable to make sense, or indeed receive them!
- Albert E. Cowdrey. The Laminated Man. (Fantasy and Science Fiction, May/June 2015)
- David Gerrold. Entanglements. (Fantasy and Science Fiction, May/June 2015)