...wide as saucers when they saw what was on the other side of the door.
As they followed their mentor into the room, they saw that it was very large and contained some of the strangest equipment that they'd ever seen before. There were countless items arranged on bookcases set against all four walls, they counted fourteen long tables that held six computers each, and hundreds of other things that they couldn't describe.
But their teacher hadn't stopped while they were admiring this room. He had continued to the other side and had opened yet another door. He beckoned them forward when he realized that they weren't behind him and they hurried to catch up to him.
The next room was almost identical to the first one. The only differences were that it held no bookcases, no tables, and no unidentifiable devices. The only thing in the room was a computer console in the corner with a virtual reality helmet attached to it. As the girls watched, the Professor glided over to it and picked up the helmet.
They walked over to him and listened as he explained how the console worked. It was really very simplified and they quickly caught on to the finer points of the machine. When he was sure they understood, he put the helme...