Reed Richards testing his 'thought projector' inadvertently reveals his feelings for Sue to the whole team. However, he isn't the only one with the lovely Sue Storm on his mind; Sub-Mariner uses his 'undersea scanner' to also view an image of her. While Reed makes up his mind to propose to Sue, Sub-Mariner simultaneously decides to kidnap her for 24 hours in order to woo her. While Reed is out buying a ring, Sub-Mariner attacks, disabling The Thing and The Human Torch and spiriting off Sue. When Reed learns what has happened he takes off after the Sub-Mariner. But Johnny realizes that he and The Thing need help, so he seeks the aid of the one and only Dr. Strange!