Marcus quickly stood up and picked up some kind of skullcap from the floor beneath the chair and placed it on his own head. Its trailing wires were connected to the same black box as the young man's electrodes.
At that point, Rufus awoke, opened his eyes and tried to free his arms and legs. He tried desperately to make sense, through his residual inebriation, of what was going on, and what was going to happen to him.
"You bleedin' pervert" he managed to utter. "What's your game? You bloody paedo! What are you doing? Lemme go, paedo! Lemme go!"