The Treatment (Program)
Can Sloane and James live on the lies and secrets and techniques surrounding them, or will this system declare them after all? discover during this sequel to The Program, which Publishers Weekly called “chilling and suspenseful.”
How do you cease an epidemic?
Sloane and James are at the run after slightly surviving the suicide epidemic and this system. yet they’re now not out of chance. large items in their stories are nonetheless lacking, and even if Sloane and James have came upon their as far back as one another, this system isn’t able to allow them to go.
Escaping with a gaggle of rebels, Sloane and James should determine who they could belief, and the way to take down this system. yet for so far as they’ve come, there’s nonetheless much Sloane and James can’t bear in mind. the most important to unlocking their previous lies with the Treatment—a capsule which could carry again forgotten stories, yet at a excessive rate. And there’s just one dose.
Ultimately whilst the stakes are at their maximum, can Sloane and James continue to exist the various lies and secrets and techniques surrounding them, or will this system declare them after all?
The hell is Dallas doing? The health practitioner crosses his legs, resting his folded palms on his thighs. “Dr. Evelyn Valentine by no means believed within the Program,” he starts off. “While operating there, she created a capsule and confirmed it on a number of returners. There have been numerous incarnations, yet ultimately she chanced on one who labored. It restored all their stories, and with it, their melancholy. One terminated himself instantly, and earlier than Evelyn might accurately deal with her sufferers, she disappeared. Her records have been.
York instances following my and James’s tale. He wishes info at the application. i feel he can see what they’re quite doing to us.” Realm runs his palms via his hair, leaving it sticking up whilst he drops his arm. “I don’t like it,” he says. “We shouldn’t consult somebody outdoor of the rebels. no less than no longer but. He can be operating for The Program.” “I guess.” I relax opposed to the pillows, considering it over. “But we didn’t think Arthur, and he was once picked up by means of The Program.” I flip to.
Lobotomy used to be continuously a danger, I didn’t comprehend it was once convinced. I by no means pictured it like this. I don’t imagine i thought it might probably occur to me. “But I’m cooperating,” I say in a small voice. “I’m telling them—” “They’re extracting the data they wish, after which you’ll prove right here. all of them do.” I blink and consider a hot tear slip over my cheek and drip onto my thigh. I’m shocked, horrified, traumatized through what Asa is displaying me. I don’t be aware of what to do. I’m so goddamn afraid, I can’t imagine.
Of the van. A cry bursts from my lips simply because I’d realize that blond hair at any place. I watch as Asa quite a bit Dallas into the again of the van, her physique limp and uncooperative as though she’s seriously drugged. within the distance I pay attention the beginning of sirens, and that i comprehend I don’t are looking to stick round for the police to reach. although this system is inaccurate, I’m now not taking the opportunity the gurus won’t think me. within the chaos, i may turn out again contained in the facility whereas they make things better out. I’m now not so.
It’s remember. within the software they instructed us an excessive amount of stimulus may lead to a brain-function meltdown. Dallas pointed out it as a facet influence too. I don’t are looking to think whatever of the type, yet while, I’m terrified it'd be true—our stories could kill us. “Hey,” Cas says from the entrance, pulling me from my daze. His lengthy hair is tucked at the back of his ears, and he’s donning various outfits from past. “It’s 4. We’re assembly up within the lounge. You coming?” “Oh . . .” i glance.