By William Shunn.
Read by Stephen Eley.
“It’s not just that, Brian. Think about this technology.
The experiment’s been successful beyond anyone’s expectations.
Spyware fittings for registered offenders will no doubt go into
effect next year. But why stop there? Can you imagine having a
therapist, a financial counselor, a social secretary, a
nutritionist and personal trainer at your beck and call twenty-
four hours a day? You’d like to get rid of that spare tire,
right? We could help you. Really.”
Hayes shivers, though the climate inside the car is
perfectly controlled. “Sure,” he says. “And I could have the
whole world watching everything I do, for the rest of my life.”
Rated R. Contains profanity and sexual themes.