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O5-2 서문: ████-██-█에, SCP-083의 지속적인 생존능력에 대한 조사가 이루어졌다. 격리를 유지하기 위해 수반해야하는 상대적 위험과 대가가 큰 처녀의 혈액을 정기적으로 공급하는 것에 대한 비용편익 등의 여러 요인을 고려하였다. 최종적으로, O5 사이에서 SCP-083의 제거 의견이 만장일치로 가결되었고, 제19기지 관리자들에게 공표되었다. 케테르 개체의 가능성, 초인성, 재생성의 제거를 수반해야하는 어려움을 고찰한 후, 제거절차를 시행하게 되었다. 이 업무에 선택된 자는 오래 전부터 준비된 자로, 매우 파괴적인 가능성을 가진 인간형 SCP 개체의 제거에 경험있고 전문적인 남자였다. 깔끔하면서도 거의 완벽한 방법으로도 유명했기에, 빠르게 이번 제거의 수행에 대한 승인을 받아낼 수 있었다.

안타깝게도, 그에겐 시간이 없었다.

동료들과 부하들의 권고가 있었지만, ████████ 콘드라키 박사가 이번 제거의 실행에 발탁되었다. 관련 규정에서 찾아낸 허점을 이용하여 스스로에게 부여한 적절한 허가와 승인 끝에, O5는 마지못해 그의 자기지명을 승인하였다. O5-8*은 콘드라키 박사의 인상적인 자격증명으로 인한 위원회의 우려를 달래야했고, 진지하게 마지막까지 그 자리를 고수하는 중요한 책임이 그에게 주어져있을 것이라 주장했다.

*O5-8은 새로 지명되었고, 이 선임박사가 연루된 이전 징계처분에는 참석하지 않았음에 유의할 것.

아래 첨부된 내용은 "공작"의 제거에 대한 관련 일지와 문서이다.

주석: 이번 제거중에 입은 부차적인 피해에 관한 정보는 문서 083-D-Kk를 참조. - O5-2

격리 기록 █████083-DK ████¬-██-█

콘드라키 박사가 의자 두 개와 접이식 탁자를 들고서 SCP-083의 격리구역에 들어감. 예정대로 세 가지 기재를 모두 설치하고선 한쪽 끝에 자리잡음.

콘드라키 박사: 음, 조금 멋진 숙소지않나. 잘 대접받고있구만, 공작, 브람 스토커 소설에서 튀어나온 것에겐 정말 잘해주고있어.

SCP-083이 맞은편에 앉음.

SCP-083: 음, 착한 일이라도 해야할 것 같은 기분인데, 어… 박사, 생각해보니 19기지 근처에서 본 적이 없는 것 같은데.

콘드라키 박사: 굳이 그럴 필욘 없겠지. 자, 면담이나 계속하자고. 흡혈귀 따위랑 이야기하는 것 보단 해야할 일이 있거든.

SCP-083: [웃음] 난 당신네 식사에 대해서 뭐라고 한 적은 없는데? 거기에다, 알고있겠지만 내가 원하는걸 달라고 면담에 요청했었지.

콘드라키 박사: 맞아, 맞아. 여자를 요청한 걸로 기억하네만, 실망하지 않았으면 좋겠군, 백작. [콘드라키 박사는 담배에 불을 붙이고, 특별처리한 액체가 담긴 용기를 꺼냄. 사전제거보고에서, 콘드라키 박사는 보안을 이유로 내용물을 명시하지 않았음.]

SCP-083: 사랑스러운 약간의 여성스러움은 커녕 당신같은 야만인의 표본과 접촉하는건 기쁘다곤 말 못하지. 걱정말게, 끝나고나서 ██████ 양과 화해해야 할 일이 있을 뿐이야.

콘드라키 박사가 용기 뚜껑을 열어 옆에 둠. SCP-083은 냄새에 움찔한 것으로 보임.

인프레드 요원이 콘드라키 박사의 몸수색을 하려고 앞으로 나옴. 신속하게 콘드라키의 몸에서 권총을 꺼냄.

인프레드 요원: 죄송합니다만, 허가되지 않은 물품입니다.
콘드라키 박사: 아, 됐어. 그래, 이제 너에 대해서 말해주지 않겠나, 드라큘라? 인류의 정신을 감염시키는 신화에서나 나오는 어둠의 힘인가? 아니면 뱀파이어인 척하는 그냥 망나니인가?

SCP-083: [살짝 화를 냄] 태도가 마음에 들지 않는군, 박사. 존중이란게 없어.

콘드라키 박사: [SCP-083의 방향으로 담배연기를 내뿜음] 재밌네, 너한테 신경 쓴 기억따위 없었는데.

격리반과 보조 요원들이 위치하기도 전에 콘드라키 박사가 용기를 쥐고 SCP-083을 향해 뿌림.

SCP-083: 이런… 젠장. 나한테 뭘 뿌린건가?

콘드라키 박사: 고양이 오줌이랑 마늘 즙에 질산은도 조금 첨가했지, 배트보이.

콘드라키 박사는 '언제나 보험은 들어둬야지'라고 중얼거리며 접이식 탁자를 SCP-083을 향해 뒤집고, 탁자 밑에서 총기를 꺼내듬. 실험 가운에서 나무말뚝을 꺼내보이기 직전, SCP-083의 가슴과 목에 권총으로 일곱 발을 발포. 총알은 은 합금으로 구성된 것으로 확인됨. 이러한 조치 중 어느것도 계획이나 승인되지 않았음.

콘드라키 박사: 하고싶은 것 목록에서 이제 이건 지워야겠구만.

사건 후 면담 DK-083
면담자: ███ 박사
면담 대상: 콘드라키 박사

███ 박사: 사전증거가 없었는데, 어째서 SCP-083이 진부한 뱀파이어의 약점과 같은 것에 취약하다고 결론내릴 수 있었습니까?

콘드라키 박사: 솔직히말하자면, 짐작이었지. 제대로 됐으면 일찍 점심을 먹으러 가는거고, 아니면 죽이기 전에 빨리 떠올려내야겠다고 생각했을 뿐.

███ 박사: 빨리 떠올린다고요? 그게 다입니까?

콘드라키 박사: 그렇지. 다른 것은 생각하지도 못했고, 그때그때 임기응변으로 하려고했는데.

███ 박사: 그 말은 제거를 진행할 때 되는대로 했다, 이 말입니까? SCP-083의 능력을 고려하면 아주 무책임한 것 아니었습니까?

콘드라키 박사: 어찌됐든 걘 죽었잖아? 끝난 일에 나에 대해 설명할 이유는 없을 건데.

███ 박사: 좋아요, 됐고, 하나만 궁금한게 있는데 물어봅시다.

콘드라키 박사: 말해봐.

███ 박사: 어째서 고양이 오줌이었죠?

콘드라키 박사: 음, 제대로 효과가 없었더라도 고양이 오줌을 뒤집어쓴 놈이 됐겠지. 그렇게까지 불쾌하게 받아들일거라곤 생각도 못했고.

사건 후 면담 083-963-21에서 발췌

면담자: 자, 기록을 보고나니 콘드라키가 무모하게 행동했다고 생각하십니까?

브라이트: (침묵)

면담자: 브라이트 박사님?

브라이트: 이… 이 테이프 조작 아냐?

면담자: 사실입니다, 브라이트 박사님.

브라이트: (브라이트 박사는 동요하는 기색을 보임. 다른 여러가지 언어로 욕을 하면서 방에 있던 설비를 집어던짐.)

면담자: 브라이트 박사님! 뭐하시는 겁니까?

브라이트: 그 미친놈이 083한테 고양이 오줌을 던지는 것은 고사하고 제거 중에 편하게 죽지도 못한다는데에 5천 달러를 걸었는데! 내가 얼마나 잃었는지 알기나 해? 망할!

사전에 감시장치가 파괴된 것으로 인해 기록 도중 이 시점에서부터 콘드라키 박사가 처리 실패 후에 잠깐동안 어떻게 살아남았는지 확신할 수 없었다. SCP-083의 격리실 외부에 있는 보안 카메라를 통해 격리실에서 탈출한 콘드라키 박사와 SCP-083이 약 30분간 격리실 외부로 나갔다는 사실을 알 수 있었다. 격리 중 발생한 피해에 대해 법정검사가 진행중에 있다. 그럼에도 적색 경보가 발령되어, SCP-083의 격리와 콘드라키 박사의 안전을 위해 기동특무부대 로-2 “호손의 영웅Hawthorne’s Heroes”과 함께 보안반이 투입되었다. 나중에 생각해보면, 그냥 콘드라키 박사를 쏴버리는게 더 경제적이었을 것이다. - O5-2

사건 후 면담 083-KPC-13에서 발췌

케인 파토스 크로우 교수: 팔십삼 어르신 건은 정말 유감입니다… 해보고 싶었던게 몇가지 있었는데말이죠. 구일사에 여러가지 설정으로 무슨 일이 일어날지 집어넣어보는 것처럼요. 아니면 목을 떼어내면 어떻게 재생하는지, 확실하게 재생하는지. 아니면 이일칠에 반응할지. 아니면 우수한 장기기증자가 될 수도 있었을지도 모르죠. 아니면, 혹시-

면담자: 어… 교수님, 질문에 대답해주시겠습니까?

케인 파토스 크로우 교수: 음? 아, 그렇죠. 콘드라키는 이러한 상황에서도 어떻게든 살아남은 것 같네요. 말하자면은, 뒷구멍에서 뭔가 끄집어내는 것에는 달인이었죠.

면담자: 그럼, 그가 무모했다고 말씀하시는겁니까?

케인 파토스 크로우 교수: 그렇죠. 의심할 필요도 없이.

면담자: 아하, 그럼 책임을 져야할 가능성도 있겠군요.

케인 파토스 크로우 교수: 아, 그건 아닙니다. 그가 불량 수류탄이나 그런 비슷한 것 같이 어디로 튈지 모르고, 그 사람 주위에서 가장 안전한 곳이라면 그 사람 뱃속이나 그런 곳일겁니다. 그건 인정해요. 하지만 그는 결국 일을 수행했어요. 그 폭발을 견뎌낼 수 있을 정도로 튼튼하지 못한 근처의 모든 이와 모든 것이 손실되긴 했지만요.

면담자:

케인 파토스 크로우 교수: 뭐요? 그렇지않습니까.

보안 기록 C-083-K

SCP-083이 쫓는 동안 콘드라키 박사는 R-14 통로 출구로 내려옴. SCP-083은 콘드라키 박사가 카메라(참조: scp-515-arc)로 가한 실명으로 인해 여러 피해를 입었고, 재생이 시작되기까지 상당한 손상을 입음.

SCP-083이 회복하고 중앙격리구역을 향해 콘드라키 박사를 뒤쫓음.

약간 앞서던 콘드라키 박사는 비지각 개체의 격리실에 진입할 수 있었고, 박사는 신분을 내보이며 두 경비대를 지나치는 길을 택함.

SCP-083이 비지각 격리실에 진입하여 근처의 여러 연구원을 죽여서 흡혈했고, 더 많은 사상자를 내며 구역 내에서 콘드라키 박사를 찾음.

콘드라키 박사는 격리실의 안전 등급에 접촉했고, 원형 개체를 들고서 격리실에서 R-17 통로로 후퇴함.

SCP-083은 계속해서 쫓아다니며 추적할 것 같음. 잠시 후, 통로 아래에서 카메라에 불빛이 보이더니, 빛이 나더니 원형 개체가 SCP-083에게 충격을 입힘. SCP-083은 다리를 잃고 휘청거림.

콘드라키 박사는 피해를 관찰하려고 멈춰섰고, 원반(SCP-388로 확인됨)은 제19기지를 뚫고나가 연구시설에서 2 km 떨어진 곳에서 멈춰섬. 콘드라키 박사는 화기를 겨눈 채 SCP-083에게 다가감.

SCP-083이 재생하기 시작했고, 근처 벽에 기대면서 일어남. 콘드라키 박사가 Y-8통로로 내려가기 전, 말을 하는 것이 보임. SCP-083이 한쪽 다리가 재생되는 동안 다른쪽 다리로 뛰면서 곧바로 따라감. 욕설을 소리치는 것이 보임.

기록 종료.

음성 기록 083-D-K-4

콘드라키 박사 – 음, 그래도 서있을만한 다리 한 짝은 남아있구만, 백작!

SCP-083 – 내 손에 잡히는 순간 서서히 죽여버릴테다! 네가 인류에게 초래한 빌어먹을 재앙이 어떠한 것일지 모르고 있겠지만, 널 죽이고 너에게 소중한 모든 것을 부숴버릴 것이다!

콘드라키 박사 – 뭐라고? 피가 뿜뿜해서 거의 못들었는데. [사라진 다리를 가리키며] 이봐, 뱀파이어 능력이 제대로 안나오면, 위대한 해적이 될 수도 있겠는데!

SCP-083 – 5초면 내 다리가 재생되고 널 조각내서 찢어버릴테다.

콘드라키 박사 – 잘해봐, 드라큘라. [콘드라키 박사가 자리를 뜸]

SCP-083 – 바보같은 말대답 한번마다 살을 뜯어내주마! 한 번씩!

콘드라키 박사가 구역을 벗어나고 SCP-083이 쫓아간 이 시점에서부터, 특무대-R-2가 “공작”의 재격리하기 위해 도착했다. 사령부는 이 제거를 실패로 고려하였고, 명령은 피해를 억제하는 것으로만 제한되었다. 안타까운 것은, 다른 보안 팀은 여전히 작전 도중이어서 특무대-R-2를 전혀 지원할 수 없게 되었다는 점이다. 만일 이 명령이 모든 유클리드 개체를 동에서 대피시키는 것이 아니었으면, 그들도 가세했을지도 모른다. - O5-2

보안 기록 Y-083-K

콘드라키 박사는 SCP-083이 따라잡기 시작하기 전, 세갈래길에 들어섰다. 큰 금속 상자를 옮기던 지게차가 콘드라키 박사의 오른쪽으로 난 경사로로 올라오고있었다.

SCP-083이 모퉁이를 돌다가 통로를 막도록 조작해둔 지게차에 부딪힘. 콘드라키 박사는 중앙 계단 문에서 보임. 이 시점에서, 그들은 시설 15층에 위치하고있었다. SCP-083이 낭패함에 지게차가 움직이기 전 금속 상자를 집어던지려함.

콘드라키 박사가 계단 아래로 달아남. 금속 상자가 천장에 부딪힌 충격으로 열려 흐트러진 금속 물체 무더기가 쏟아져나와 경사를 굴러내려가기 시작했다.

특무대-R-2가 중앙 계단을 통해 SCP-083의 현재 위치에 도달함. 콘드라키 박사가 특무대-R-2를 지나침.

특무대-R-2 통신 두절.

사건 후 면담 083-클레프-01에서 발췌

면담자: 정말입니까? 실수가 없었다고요?

클레프: 전 콘드라키 박사가 지금까지 제거 절차가 실수했다고 생각하지 않습니다.

면담자: 정말입니까?

클레프: 실수는 전혀 없습니다. 기본적인 살해 매커니즘, 예비 계획, 삼차 계획까지 잘 가지고있었더군요. 적과 처음 접촉했을 때 계획이 살아있지 않는다는 사실은 그의 잘못이 아닙니다. 특무대-로-2의 죽음은 유클리드 등급 에스시피들의 이동 중에 발생한 예측할 수 없었던 슬픈 결과입니다…

면담자: 그렇군요. 클레프 박사님, 그러면 이 모든 게 계획의 일부였던게 아니라, 그냥 상황에 맞게 임기응변으로 대처하는 것이었다면 어떻게하시겠습니까?

클레프: <웃음> 그런 상황이라면, 콘드라키는 목숨 아까운 줄 모르는 멍청이라고 말할 수 있습니다. 그렇지만 그가 그럴리가 없을텐데…

면담자:

클레프: …했습니까?

면담자: 콘드라키 박사의 처분 절차 제안서 사본을 가지고있습니다. 첫번째 계획은 고양이 오줌이랑 은제 탄환이 장전된 권총. 예비 계획 두번째, 세번째, 네번째, 다섯번째는 생각하건대, 인용자하면, '즉흥적으로', '뭔가를 한다', '그때 가서 생각', '죽을 준비 하자' 입니다.

클레프: [욕설 편집됨]

기동특무부대 로-2의 교전 기록

MTF-R-2-1 – We’re coming up the staircase now, to SCP-083’s last known location. Sounds of a struggle are coming from above, our intel must be spot on.

MTF-R-2-6 – He really screwed the pooch on this one. Garlic piss, where does he get that?

MTF-R-2-1 – Quiet on the approach, Six.

MTF-R-2-3 – Sir, incoming subject, humanoid!

MTF-R-2-9 – It’s…he’s in a lab coat, it’s not Duke. He’s running straight at us, sir, neutralize him?

MTF-R-2-1 – Ready subdermal electroneutralizers, on my…what the hell is that noise?

[unidentified] ….fuck fuck fuck shit fuck dammit shit fuck! Get the hell out of the way, run for your fucking lives!

MTF-R-2-2 – He’s taking off down the stairs, must have been Dr. Kondraki! But I don’t see SCP-083!

MTF-R-2-1 – No contact on Duke, continue up the st-

MTF-R-2-5 – What the hell is that!? It’s…massive!

MTF-R-2-1 – Open fire, open fir-

[unintelligible screams]

[Unknown] – It just crushed him! Get out of here, ge-

[screams continue, audio cuts out]

It was at this point that command began to realize that SCP-083 wasn’t the only threat to Site 19 during this incident. Although at this point in time, SCP-083 had caused the death of 17 personnel, Dr. Kondraki had been involved in three cases of containment failure. Most of these personnel had been minor employees, making their loss minor in comparison. MTF-R-2 would be found by site security teams at the bottom of the staircase, completely entangled in SCP-162, with several already having been crushed to death, or bled out due to numerous lacerations. Containment of SCP-083 was quickly becoming a distant possibility, and Dr. Kondraki had vanished from visual contact. At the same time, another SCP had breached containment on the opposite side of the facility, and the chaos made details scarce. Meanwhile, SCP-083 was on a rampage trying to locate the doctor. Command was in disarray, and a choice would have to be made soon. It wasn’t soon enough. - O5-2

EXCERPT FROM POST-INCIDENT INTERVIEW 083-Iceberg-42

Interviewer: And so you're of the opinion Dr. Kondraki handled things recklessly?

Iceberg: Oh, yes, definitely.

Interviewer: Would you call him a potential liability?

Iceberg: Obviously. He’s a danger just walking around.

Interviewer: I see. Well then Doctor I-

Iceberg: I mean, look at him. The guy’s a lunatic. And one given far too much power.

Interviewer: Alright then-

Iceberg: Clearly he needs to be removed from his post. Probably terminated.

Interviewer: Doctor Iceberg, that is n-

Iceberg: Now, see, this leaves a slight opening. Head of Research at Site 17. Nice job. Now, you see, with him gone, we need someone….. reliable to take his place.

Interviewer: ….

Iceberg: And I think I’m just the person to do it. I’m reliable, hardworking, good at hand to hand, intelligent, mostly sane, good at organizing, I know over 40 kinds of improvised explosives, I-

Interviewer: That’s quite enough Doctor Iceberg. I believe our interview is over.

Iceberg: Inter…. Interview? You mean…. All this was recorded?

Interviewer: Yes.

Iceberg: And Kondraki will be able to see this?

Interviewer: Possibly.

Iceberg: …… I need to go write my will.

Security Log C-083-K

Visual contact resumed with Dr. Kondraki, seen breaking into a testing lab on the 7th floor, takes possession of an experimental high-tension cable, constructed from an SCP-143 alloy with carbon nano-structures.

SCP-083 seen arriving on the 7th floor, in pursuit of Dr. Kondraki. Security teams arrive to contain SCP-083 but fail to make an impact. Teams 4, 8, and 14 are wiped out. SCP-083 continues on his path.

Dr. Kondraki recovers and dons a pair of converse sneakers, recovered from Safe object containment. Dr. Kondraki appears to move at an accelerated pace. Exits containment sector, heading down Hallway D-3.

SCP-083 continues pursuit of Dr. Kondraki, ruining the containment sector. Is unable to catch Dr. Kondraki due to his enhanced speed, but is able to make up time by bypassing walls in his path. Physically.

Dr. Kondraki begins to move towards the Keter containment sector, his clearance bypassing the automated security systems. Proceeds to next checkpoint. All Mobile Task Forces are alerted to the situation.

SCP-083 is slowed by the security checkpoints, and further resistance by site security. SCP-083’s regeneration is able to keep up with any wounds inflicted. Site put on full alert, and all forces are redirected to Keter containment.

Dr. Kondraki continues to pass through checkpoints. Arrives in a large containment room with a single door opposite to the entrance. Dr. Kondraki’s security clearance is unable to clear the last checkpoint. He pulls an object from his coat, resembling a conical object with a pistol grip.

SCP-083 arrives in the room. Looks confused, proceeds into the center of the room. Dr. Kondraki no longer visible. SCP-083 approaches the lone door.

Dr. Kondraki’s voice is detected, appearance of SCP-408 reveals him standing near the entrance to the room. A verbal exchange is observed, before Dr. Kondraki speaks into the hand held object (visuals confirm it to be a megaphone of insignificant make).

Tremors begin to rock the area, and several stress fractures are opened on the wall with the door.

Containment of Keter level threat SCP-682 compromised.

EXCERPT FROM POST-INCIDENT INTERVIEW 083-Dr. Gears-62

Dr. Gears: Reckless is a relative term. Viewed purely from the vantage point of a termination test carried out against a nearly-invulnerable humanoid SCP object, Dr. Kondraki’s test achieved only a low to medium degree of collateral damage.

Interviewer: So you feel that Dr. Kondraki’s actions were acceptable?

Dr. Gears: He achieved his intended goal. However, the loss of manpower, multiple containment breaches, widespread damage to Site 19, and general lack of planning represent a gross oversight on the part of Dr. Kondraki.

Interviewer: Demolishing a good chunk of a site is a little more than oversight in planning.

Dr. Gears: …Sir, if I may say, I think we are focusing on the wrong direction. We assume that Dr. Kondraki is a “loose cannon”, a person who is reckless and puts zero foresight into anything he does. However, this is a narrow and dangerous assumption.

Interviewer: …What are you talking about?

Dr. Gears: The human brain has a tendency to view highly complex and rapid patterns as random events. I believe that Dr. Kondraki used the termination of SCP-083 as an excuse, and the resulting highly destructive “chase” and containment breaches as a distraction.

Interviewer: So you’re saying…he planned it?

Dr. Gears: Not in a traditional sense. To use a mathematical example, he started with the solution, and worked backwards to create the problem. The multiple containment failures, the evacuation of items, SCP-083 and its attacks on site staff, all these stretched the resources of Site 19 to a dangerously thin level. This allowed him to achieve what I hypothesize to be his true goal.

Interviewer: …which would be?

Dr. Gears: To ride SCP-682.

EXCERPT FROM POST-INCIDENT INTERVIEW 083-CLEF-01

Clef: WAIT, WHAT!?

Audio Log C-682-K

Dr. Kondraki: Well well well, look where we’ve ended up now, Duke. Any guesses as to what’s behind door number one?

SCP-083: I couldn’t give any less of a damn, because all I know is that I cut off the entrance to this area as I came in. You’re trapped in here, doctor, trapped with me, and I’m going to enjoy every moment of it.

Dr. Kondraki: [Laughs] I figure you’d do something like that. I’ll admit that this wasn’t the best place to make a tactical retreat, but I do still have my trump.

SCP-083: And what’s that, those stupid butterflies? You can’t hide forever, and I will find you.

Dr. Kondraki: Oh god I cannot wait to see your face! [Gestures to the megaphone] But first, why don’t we invite our friend out from his little room?

Dr. Kondraki begins screaming a series of obscenities into the megaphone. SCP-083 attempts to cover his ears to no effect.

SCP-083: What are yo-

[Roars and sounds of buckling metal and cracking concrete fill the air]

SCP-083: [Looks behind him] You….you son of a-!

TRANSMISSION LOST

It was at this point that Command for Site 19 made the decision to quarantine all of Sector 3 for floors 7-15, sealing it from top to bottom and effectively sealing everything within the premises. With SCP-682 on the loose, SCP-083 still a threat, and Dr. Kondraki still breathing, it was hoped that the three would end up killing each other. With the survivor being significantly weakened by the preceding brawl, containment teams would move in to restore order. There were several unforeseen issues with this plan, namely not accounting for SCP-682 (who was contained in the sector on a purely temporary basis), or Dr. Kondraki’s ingenuity. If it had taken such things into consideration, it would be wise to have suggested the use of nuclear weaponry. -O5-2

Security Log C-682-K

Dr. Kondraki is able to escape the initial charge of SCP-682 as it plows through the room, disappearing once again in a cloud of SCP-408.

SCP-083 is seen engaging SCP-682, looking severely damaged from the assault but rapid regeneration is already observed helping him recover. SCP-083 is seen attempting to speak to SCP-682.

SCP-682 pauses for a moment, and “speaks” for a moment. Without warning, SCP-682 strikes at SCP-083 and tosses him across the room while severing two of his arms and one leg.

SCP-083 attempts to retreat and regenerate, but isn’t able to make distance between himself and SCP-682.

SCP-682 devours SCP-083 whole. No activity until a large, rearing motion is made back.

Dr. Kondraki is seen now on the back of SCP-682, holding two ends of the high-tension cable he had recovered earlier. The rest was fitted into an improvised set of reins. Dr. Kondraki is observed “riding” SCP-682, while hollering something and waving his hat with his free hand.

SCP-682 enters an enraged state, and makes a powerful charge towards the entrance. It easily plows through the obstructions made by SCP-083, and then through the sealing walls.

Dr. Kondraki and SCP-682 have breached quarantine. Full evacuation protocols now in motion.

It was obvious at this point that things had truly escalated out of control. SCP-083 had been presumed neutralized, yes, but at the cost of releasing SCP-682 into Site 19 without proper personnel to enact containment procedures. Much like causing a flood to put out a kitchen fire, Dr. Kondraki’s actions would put the entirety of Site 19 in grave danger. Most of the site’s personnel had already been fully evacuated, while emergency teams attempted to stem the losses and mitigate what damages they could. The entire situation had become an unmanageable mess. Ironically, that’s the exact kind of mess that Dr. Kondraki excels at managing. - O5-2

Security Log C-682-19-K

Dr. Kondraki stays atop SCP-682 for the duration, holding on despite the rapid jerking motions made by SCP-682 during its run.

SCP-682 begins to adapt as seen in previous observations, having incurred noticeable damage in its attempts to break through various obstacles. Spikes of a bone-like material begin to shoot up from its back, in an attempt to harm or kill Dr. Kondraki.

Dr. Kondraki incurs several wounds in this manner, able to avoid most of the protrusions. He attempts to make a hard turn by pulling against the cables, and is able to direct SCP-682 from his course.

SCP-682 continues to charge forward, now directed towards the personnel dormitories. During its dash, SCP-682 breaks through SCP-173’s containment. At this time, both SCP-682 and Dr. Kondraki are observed to keep direct eye contact with SCP-173, despite each continuing their attempts to outmaneuver the other.

Dr. Kondraki is observed to speak to SCP-682, and a series of growls are recorded matching SCP-682’s “voice”.

SCP-682 begins to crash its back into walls and ceilings, trying to crush the doctor. The apparent conversation continues.

Dr. Kondraki appears to laugh, and then make another harsh tug. He redirects SCP-682 once more, to the personnel cafeteria, after checking a device on his wrist.

SCP-682 crashes through the second quarantine dividers, and arrives in the personnel sector.

Dr. Kondraki waits until SCP-682 arrives in the cafeteria. Holding onto the cables, he vaults forwards with tremendous force, swinging up and over SCP-682’s head.

SCP-682 now attempts to bite down on Dr. Kondraki as he scrambles to sit in a lone chair placed at the end of a table.

Dr. Kondraki vanishes from visual contact as SCP-682 devours him.

SCP-682 continues to cause further structural damage. Begins advancing towards current evacuation zone.

Audio Log 682-K

Dr. Kondraki: You really hold a grudge, don’t you?

SCP-682: You are by far…the most annoying of your…"species" I have ever encountered. Killing you will be a favor for your whole reality.

Dr. Kondraki: No need to do me any favors, Godzilla, since you made lunch of the vampire. Why don’t we just let me off and call things square?

Sounds of crunching concrete and stressed metal

Dr. Kondraki: I guess that’s not an option. How about you just-[grunt]-take me to my ride, and I’ll get out of your hair?

SCP-682: Not only the most annoying, but the one most lacking of common sense. The only way this ends is with you dead and rotting faster than you already are.

Dr. Kondraki: Fair enough, let’s try that.

SCP-682: That may be the first thing I've ever heard from one of you repulsive…things that I've agreed with.

The sound of metal scraping against enamel cancels out any conversation. A sickening snap of SCP-682’s jaws concludes the recording.

Evacuation Log S-E-19

Removal of Safe and Euclid items from Site 19 continue. Transport to Helipads A-E for temporary offsite containment goes well despite the current chaos.

[For the sake of relevance, this log has been redacted to focus on SCP-298 and the events in Hallway D-17]

Several Level 1 personnel are used to transport SCP-298, due to its large size. The width of SCP-298 takes up most of the hallway.

One of the personnel is seated on top of SCP-298 as it is carried, mock-playing the organ. Audio logs confirm that the seated employee had won some form of bet previous to the incident.

An explosion occurs elsewhere, causing a tremor. Several personnel falter, and SCP-298 is dropped.
An odd sound is heard and noticed by several of the men (the sound is now confirmed to be that of displaced air.) The personnel move to the back of the organ as they begin to hear a struggle.

Dr. Kondraki is spotted, having incurred several injuries. Making a leap, he bounds over SCP-298.

SCP-083 is also spotted, covered in an unknown fluid. He rounds the corner after Dr. Kondraki, but only spots several personnel and the organ. Seen speaking.

Dr. Kondraki directs the man next to him to begin playing.

Audio Log C-298-K-083

SCP-083: [yelling] Where is he! You, you must have seen him, tell me where he is, and I might not kill all of you!

Personnel 1/298/3: Wh-who? That crazy guy who just ran past, he’s right behind this thing!

SCP-083: Good. Maybe I’ll even add you to my security detail, what an honor that would be…what the hell is that sound?

Dr. Kondraki: Bach. It’s Bach. I like to call it, “Sucks to be you, Overture.”

SCP-083: [Begins to scream] What are…is that my blood? What are you doing to my blood!?

Personnel 1/298/2: Should I keep playing, sir?

Dr. Kondraki: Don’t you dare stop, not even for a moment!

SCP-083: S-stop! I’ll do whatever you want, anything, just stop playing that thing! I can’t….

Dr. Kondraki: So I was right, you can’t regenerate your blood.

SCP-083: I…don’t want to die. I shouldn’t have to die, not me! I’m not like you!

Dr. Kondraki: Everybody dies, Duke. Just matters who dies on a given day, and today is your lucky day.

SCP-083: Son of a…[expires]

Security Log S-E-19

SCP-083’s blood is drained from his body by the effect of SCP-298’s music. It forms into a solid gel in the air, appearing as branches of a leafless tree.

Dr. Kondraki moves from SCP-298’s platform, instructing him to keep playing. He disappears into a room down the hall.

SCP-083’s blood is now completely drained, causing his desiccated corpse to fall prone. His body seems to undergo an extremely rapid decomposition, the corpse being reduced to a hollow skeleton within a minute.

Dr. Kondraki returns with a glass container, and instructs the player to stop. He begins to collect the gelled blood from the air, placing it into the clear container. After less than a minute, the blood liquefies.

Personnel appear to lack comprehension of the event that has just occurred.

Dr. Kondraki seals the container and approaches the skeleton. Retrieving the skull, he places it under his arm. Dr. Kondraki exits Site 19 via helicopter with little trouble, assumed to be part of the evac team.

Personnel are still somewhat stunned. The klaxons remind them that SCP-682 is still loose within Site 19.

EXCERPT FROM POST-INCIDENT INTERVIEW 083-AR9-59

Interviewer: So you do not think that Dr. Kondraki behaved recklessly?

Dr. Rights: I didn't say that, but relatively, compared to some of the things he's done…at least this one almost had a plan. Or some facsimile of one.

Interviewer: You have viewed the entirety of the logs, yes?

Dr. Rights: Yep. All of it. A few times, actually, and I had to review my favorite parts.

Interviewer: And you have no worries about Dr. Kondraki being a liability or a danger?

Dr. Rights: Look, the man's a master of the Indy Ploy. And sometimes, actually…all the time, there's collateral damage. But that doesn't change the fact that he, in some bizarre way, knows what he's doing. And hey…if it's saved my ass a few dozen times over, that doesn't hurt.

Interviewer: So your personal opinion is that he is not a liability?

Dr. Rights: Not as much as Edward effing Cullen, there. I mean…I've got just as big a vampire fetish as the next girl who grew up reading Anne Rice, but come on. Plus, throwing cat pee on him! That was beautiful!

Interviewer: …And in your professional opinion, having worked with Dr. Kondraki in the past?

Dr. Rights: …You clearly haven't been to site 17 lately. Professional is…not my forte. Or Kondraki's for that matter. Shame about Site 19, though…at least it went out in a blaze of badassery.

Breakroom Surveillance Log S17-█-██-████

Dr. ████: Oh my god, how does he keep making things worse?

Dr. ██████: No idea. This thing is on a delay too, by this time he probably leveled the whole facility…is he riding 682?!

Dr. ████: I can’t believe we work for this guy. I have half a mind to tell that moron off myself, and resign!

Dr. Kondraki: What are you guys watching?

Dr. ████: Nothing, just our boss wrecking the Foundation’s biggest site. Can you believe that guy?

Dr. Kondraki: Wow, that is pretty intense.

Dr. ██████: Dude…might want to cut the chatter.

Dr. ████: Lay off it, it’s not like he’s going to know I said it. If I could get away with it, I’d terminate him my…

Dr. Kondraki: Terminate who? I like this talk already.

Dr. ████: I…I think I’ve seen enough. I think I-I’m going to go take a walk.

Dr. Kondraki: Dibs on your seat. Anyone got popcorn?