The Last Monster
Originally published in PLANET STORIES, Fall, 1945
Irgi was the last of his monster race, guardian of a dead planet, master of the secret of immortality. It was he whom the four men from Earth had to conquer to gain that secret - a tentacled monstrosity whom Earthly weapons could not touch.
IRGI WAS the last of his race. There was no one else, now; there had been no others for hundreds and hundreds of years. Irgi had lost count of time dwelling alone amid the marble halls of the eon-ancient city, but he knew that much. There were no others.
Only Irgi, alone.Read More