Jaunted

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The Jaunt - Plot Summary
... As a family prepares to be "Jaunted" to Mars, the father entertains his two children by recounting the curious tale of the discovery and history of this crude form of teleportation ... the gruesome semi-apocryphal account of the first human to be Jaunted awake, a condemned murderer offered a full pardon for agreeing to the experiment ... people have, voluntarily or otherwise, jaunted while conscious they either died instantly or emerged insane ...