Tuesday December 18, 2001
Book 2: The Teraport Wars
Part I: Through The Ages


Rod:The other principal effect of our anti-aging treatment was an inability to reproduce.
Kevyn:And you retain the will to live, even without that basic, biological imperative?
Rod:We live for other things now. We find purpose in the joy of eating, for instance.
Kevyn:So you've got millions of years of gourmet recipies keeping you interested in life?
Rod:Well, we mostly eat a porridge of cave lichens and mountain grasses.
Rod:It's really, really tasty, though.
Kevyn:I suspect you've tweaked your taste buds, too.