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The Warlow Experiment

by Alix Nathan

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Unforeseen consequences arise after an aspiring behavioral scientist in Enlightenment-era London concocts an experiment in solitude that has a subject living in the handsomely-equipped basement of his manor house for seven years, cut off from all social contact.