The Ageless Legacy

“Here at The Academy, we don’t usually consider legacy preferences, without a, ahem, small donation, but your father’s groundbreaking work on biomedical gerontology means it would be an honour to admit you anyway.”

Professor Murgatroyd studied my face.

“I knew your father 25 years ago. You do bear a most striking resemblance. Shame his sudden disappearance was never resolved. Will you be continuing his work?”

“I will,” I replied, mentally adding, “be continuing my work.”

My entry in the October 2018 75 Word Story Challenge at SFFChronicles
Theme: Legacy
Genre: Science Fiction or Fantasy
It got 1 vote: POLL — October 2018 75-word Writing Challenge