Sunday March 6, 2011
Book 12: Force Multiplication — Part II: Mass and Might


BUNNI: Relax and picture a white screen with the letter "A" on it.

NARRATOR: One feature that most sophonts have in common: when they contemplate a task, they may recall previous performances of that task.

ELF: Okay.  Got it.

ELF: Whoa.  I see lots of text.

BUNNI: Whoa...  That was in black-and-white.

NARRATOR: Less common is the realization that the recollection is false...

SHEP: Aren't you supposed to do something now?

BUNNI: Hang on.  I just realized that I don't actually know whether this works.

ENNESBY: Great bedside manner, Doc.