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                     SEASTAR 5

         INVADERS FROM THE ABYSS

                      EPISODE SIX

        " DANGER FROM THE DEEP "

                                                    

 

                    

 

The Pacific Ocean Island of Lemoya.....

A sea mount which has been gradually forced upward to form a small island , by volcanic activity over a period of years .

Uninhabited with a coral reef around it off shore .

 

 A new scientific underwater survey is being carried out by the Hawaii Institute for Ocean Research . 

Its Science Submarine the ' Ocean Quest ' , approaches the island from underneath the waves. Submariner Jonas Cain and Marine Scientist Stacie Lavelle are aboard for the first underwater survey of the island in five years .

 

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 The Science submarine ' Ocean Quest ' makes its submerged approach toward the Island of Lemoya .

 

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Twenty five feet down from the surface the submarine arrives over the reef which surrounds most of the island .

 

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Submariner Jonas Cain at the controls of the ' Ocean Quest ' prepares to bring the submarine down closer to the reef for a scientific survey to begin .

 

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  " Hey Stacie , come and have a look I've got us in a good position for your photography to start " .

 

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Stacie Lavelle , Marine Scientist comes forward .

" The position is great Jonas , I'll lower my camera package and deploy the instruments " .

  " I hope to get some good results for my work on this trip " .

 

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     The survey of the reef begins as the submarine hovers over the reef .

 

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   Stacie returns to her instrument station at th rear of the submarine cabin .

 

" We can move a little forward Jonas , this section has now been covered .

A fair number of interesting readings on the scanners are coming in " said Stacie as she monitors the science equipment .

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  The submarine moves forward twenty feet , the ground below falls away to reveal a depression in the sea bed .

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   The view screen reveals a wreck in the depression below the submarine .

 

    " Hey girl , we got us a wreck down here ,

.....its pretty banged up by the look of it , I'll get us closer "  said Jonas .

 

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                                                     " Fancy some treasure hunting " asks Jonas .

 

   " No , Jonas we have a job to do , wrecks are not on our work sheet today " Stacie replies to her companion .

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                                                 " Log its position and lets move on " says Stacie .

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                                                        An alarm sounds on the Science station....

  Stacie turns to see what has happened as a second alarm sounds on the panel near to the main control systems .

                                          Quickly Stacie returns to her station at the rear of the sub .

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." Underwater contact , area proximity two miles and closing " she yells out arriving at her control station to see the sonar screen glowing red with an unidentified target .

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" Running diagnostics all systems , getting readings of possible seismic event anomaly...

no displacements....identification coming up as a ' whale '.....I don't buy that running soundscan now....coming in , its same readings showing a whale but its big ".

                                        " But it can't be.....don't understand these readings " said Stacie .

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" There are no sub craft in this sector according to latest traffic control data ....I'm getting the same stuff on these panels as you  , what can it be , whales don't grow that big " asks Jonas .

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"  Jonas I'm getting a possible mechanical sound scan feedback on the new Hermes 6000 equipment we installed last week ...I don't like the look of this ....get us off the reef  and head for the surface , now " .

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                                 Jonas quickly pushes the controls forward to take the sub off the reef .

 

                                   " Okay my Lady, no problem , hold on we are moving out and up " .

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                                The submarines engines respond and take her up and away from the reef .

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Out from the depths of the ocean a large black shape appears ......moving close to the reef .....it begins to pick up speed as it closes on the ' Ocean Quest ' .

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                       " I've changed course twice and its still closing on us , what can it be ". said Jonas .

 

" Do what you can Jonas , I've got a bad feeling about this that we won't be able to out run it " replied Stacie .

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  The Black Vimana comes into view on the Ocean Quest's rear camera .

 

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   " Stacie we have a visual , its ,  a sub , but the size of it ....two thousand yards and closing " .

   " Our steering controls are jammed not responding , we have some big trouble " said a nervous Jonas Cain .

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                     The unknown craft lowers its front hatch door as it nears the rear of the ' Ocean Quest ' .

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                                                   Stacie turns to her worried looking companion .

 

                      " Jonas , send out a Mayday call , patch us through to MIDAS Hawaii , we need help "

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               The tele view screen brings up an image of the MIDAS Marine Control Centre in Hawaii .

 

"MIDAS HAWAII, THIS IS THE OCEAN QUEST , SCIENCE SUB OFF THE ISLAND OF LEMOYA , MAYDAY WE ARE BEING TRACKED BY UNKNOWN UNDERWATER SUBMARINE , REQUEST HELP....RELAY MESSAGE TO MY FATHER PIERRE , LAVELLE MARINE LAB OMELEK ISLAND ,

                                                            HE WILL KNOW WHAT TO DO

  REQUEST IMMEDIATE ASSISTANCE , CODE DELTA TANGO SEA ANGEL INCIDENT ,  OVER " .

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" Roger , Ocean Quest , message received , Code is Delta Tango Sea Angel Incident , we will relay message and respond , MIDAS Hawaii standing by , over " .

                                              Came the response from the Duty Officer in Hawaii .

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" What do you mean Stacie , that your Father will know what to do " asks Jonas as he gets increasingly worried about the situation  they are facing .

 

" Trust me Jonas , my Father is sort of connected to the Navy , he will know what needs to be done " replies Stacie .

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The two craft are now only feet apart....the Ocean Quest is being pulled into the front of the Black Vimana....the Science submarine has now lost all forward power from her engines .

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                                 The Black Vimana begins the final assault on the science submarine .......

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                                              The Science submarine is pulled inside the black craft .

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" The door is closing on us , this is incredible , we are being swallowed by a submarine , how is this possible "  Jonas asks Stacie .

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The Ocean Quest gently settles on the floor inside the unknown submarine as the water in the chamber is pumped out .

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   Jonas turns  to look at Stacie " You seem to know whats happening , what are you not telling me Stacie " .

 

                     She turns toward him . " Jonas , I think we have been taken aboard an Alien submarine .

                         I know you will not understand , but we have been captured by underwater Aliens " .

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         With its front door closed the Black Vimana slowly turns away from the reef and heads for deep water .

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                                  Picking up speed the Alien craft sets course for the Island of Mona Tai .

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" You can't be serious , an Alien Submarine , captured , I really don't understand this " said Jonas .

 

" It's kind of complicated , I am serious though , this could very well be an Alien Submarine " replies Stacie .

 

   " Your telling me this is real , you mean Alien stuff under the sea is really real " asks Jonas .

 

    " Yes , they are real and some of them may not be friendly toward us " she replied .

 

    She is interrupted by a strange sound of something hitting the hull of the Ocean Quest .

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    " I think they are drilling into the outer hull" she says as more noises come from the side of the submarine .

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                               They hear a voice speaking to them from beyond the bulk head doorway.....

 

" Crew of the ' Ocean Quest ' you may now leave your craft . We have pumped out the water from the chamber your submarine has entered . The air quality is stabilised so you may breath normally ".

 

                                  " Humans this is not a request ...it is a command and you will obey ".

 

"The gauges show oxygen level normal outside the sub , no water detected....do we go out or not "  asks Jonas .

 

                         " I think we should do as they say , we have no choice at present " replies Stacie .

 

 

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                                Jonas begins to open the Air lock door  ...the situation does not look good...........

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The two submariners step into the airlock chamber and gaze on the large hole which has been cut in the side of  their submarine .

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   " They have certainly made a mess of our sub Jonas , we won't be getting out of here in the Ocean Quest " .

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" An open hatch and it looks well lit above....they seem to want us to climb up " said Jonas , as he slowly climbs the steps , one by one .

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 Jonas Cain looks upward through the open hatch . " Anybody there !" he asks .

 

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    " Come forward Humans , you are now aboard the Imperial Lemurian Carrier Vimana Vespar ".

 

    " I am Commander Maggar of the Lemurian Sea Empire , and both of you are my prisoners " .

 

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  "  Oh yer , who do you think you are talking to mate ....after smashing up our sub " , asks Jonas .

 

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        " Silence  , you are in the presence of a Commander of Lemuria....we are your superiors " .

 

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   " Choose your next words you speak carefully Human , they may be your last " .

 

    " Okay , I'll come without giving you trouble " says Jonas as he  climbs up out of the hatch .

 

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Stacie Lavelle climbs up through the hatch and the Lemurian Commander brings his knife weapon toward her .

 

  " A Human female , this is certainly a Grand Prize " says the Commander .

 

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          " Don't think about hurting my companion or you will answer to me " shouts Jonas .

 

 The Lemurian Commander holds Jonas to the wall and brings the hand weapon up to strike him .

 

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      " Take your last breath Human , I will not have you challenge my authority . "

 

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   " Please Commander don't harm my friend , he only tries to protect me , we are your prisoners ".

 

   " Please spare him Commander " asks Stacie quickly reacting to calm the situation .

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    The Lemurian lifts Stacie up from the steps and holds her in his arms .

 

     " Very well Human Female your friend may live , at least until the trial to decide your fate " speaks the Commander as Stacie struggles in his arms .

 

    " What trial , we have not done anything against you " says Stacie .

 

   " You have entered our world Human , that is enough to place you on trial " replies the Commander .

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    Jonas tries to help Stacie but is forced back by a Lemurian Guard against the wall .

 

       " Go back Human , obey or be destroyed " orders the Guard .

 

     " Okay , I'll behave , lets calm it down " says Jonas

 

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  " Robotoid take this female and pacify her.....to the holding cell with her " orders the Commander .

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   " Let go of me metal head " ,  shouts Stacie as the Robotoid machine grabs hold of her arms .

 

  " P-A-C-I-F-Y  T-H-E   H-U-M-A-N   F-E-M-A-L-E  " the Robotoid speaks in his mechanical voice

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    The machine uses an electrical weapon built into its arm to stun her into submission .

 

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The Lemurian Guard takes hold of Jonas and forces him forward to the holding cell with Stacie being carried by the Robotoid machine .

 

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 The Commander moves to a viewscreen on the wall .

The picture fades into an image of  Scar - Ma , Grand Lord of the Dragon Kings of Lemuria .

 

 "My Lord Scar - Ma , I have news o-great one we have captured a sub craft from the surface world and taken two humans prisoner " .

 

 " Excellent Commander Maggar , arrange for them to be transfered to Talos on your return .

I wish to question them " orders Scar- Ma .

 

 "My Lord I was going to place them forward for a trial " said Commander Maggar .

 

 " No , bring them to me ....I have been following your capture of these humans , the female is the daughter of  the cursed Pierre Lavelle ...the human scientist who creates their deep diving fighting machines , she will be of much help to me....that is a command Maggar , see to it she and her companion are not harmed . I have spoken ".

 

  " Your wish my Lord , by your command it will be done " , answers the Commander .

 

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The Black Vimana arrives at the underwater entrance beneath the Island of Mona Tai , a secret tunnel entrance into the underwater realm of Lemuria .

 

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  The Vimana slowly moves into the tunnel and begins to rise toward a lighted area in front of it .

 

  The entrance to Lemuria ........

 

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     The end of Episode Six ..........

       " DANGER FROM THE DEEP "

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