By James Gault
Published: December 17, 2010.
You're seventeen, and studying hard for your A levels. How would you like it if you were suddenly adopted by a Great Being, who had been around for ever and knew everything? 'Pretty useful, with all that knowledge and the exams coming up', would be your first reaction, I expect.
But then the Great Being lets slip that the end of the world is just around the corner.