He Wasn’t Ready To Let Go, So He Preserved His Dead Wife, On Screen

 

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His science project was a success. It was her, and that was the exact problem.

She left him once, and he wouldn’t let it happen again.

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This scientist replicated avatar of his late wife, a consciousness rebuilt from memory and powered by a mountain of computers.

Zeroes and ones were all he cared for, but they weren’t real.

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He was just filling up the hole in his heart with something that wasn’t there.

Which is why she left him, again. She what he couldn’t: she let go.

Watch ‘Memory’ by Takehiro Nishikawa and Rika Endo (United States) on Viddsee:

More on Takehiro here.

Just one more! Next, watch ‘Alice Jacobs Is Dead’, about a computer scientist who’d rather his wife be undead than to be left alone.

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