Friday May 22, 2009
Book 11: Massively Parallel
Part II: Barsoom Circus Command


'Chelle:What's the hurry?
Schlock:Amorphs. They want to get social. They'll blow my cover.
'Chelle:Your cover is pretty good.
Schlock:Not that good.
After the polite chatting amorphs start sharing bits of themselves. We pass around memories like meaty, peaty biscuits.
'Chelle:Ick. That's kind of nasty.
'Chelle:Wait. . . Can you put lies into your memories?
Schlock:Okay, THAT? That's nasty.