Doyle was assigned to go on a recon mission to investigate an ancient satellite who's crew died centuries ago from a radiation leak. Now that it's safe for people to go, Doyle is expected to scope it out, and see what happened. After triggering some kind of start-up sequence, he sees a monitor light up with the image of a strange, yet somewhat familiar humanoid. This being gives him directions to continue turning on the systems, and sees that he is surrounded my monitors, control boards, and locker-like file cabinets. Not by his own accord, Doyle hits a button marked P.R. Prisoner Release - and the being on the monitor teleports to his location. When Doyle sees them, he realizes that he is in the presence of 42, a master criminal who was fabled to be caught despite their time travel and authority-deception skills...
Top rank - 304 in Science Fiction