“Protection,” Robert Sheckley, 1956

“Protection,” Robert Sheckley, 1956 – (humorous short) A derg is able to protect a man from all things, except lesnerizing.

Comments: Read in Laughing Space and The Third Galaxy Reader.

Author: Wikipedia: “Robert Sheckley (July 16, 1928 – December 9, 2005) was a Hugo- and Nebula-nominated American author. First published in the science fiction magazines of the 1950s, his numerous quick-witted stories and novels were famously unpredictable, absurdist and broadly comical.”

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