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Old May 13th, 2013, 06:04 AM
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Small Starburst SETTING: Odd cyber-factoid.

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Originally Posted by TomeGnome View Post
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“Spoken with the confident ignorance of youth. I like my body.” He glanced down at his open travel suit, loose, brown, and travel-rumpled. “Well, 'like' is a strong word. But I am accustomed to it.”

“Your prosthetic body could be externally identical,” Lita responded, thinking inwardly Goddess knows why you'd prefer that, though.

“Yes, yes. But it inclines one to think of aping ones' betters. I have no interest in being a parrot-monkey in formal wear, entertaining for the novelty. As a human among robots, I am myself. As a robot with an organic brain, what would I be then? Think about the works of Carabin, when she said that the...”

Lita held up a hand. “When you start quoting, Dr. Ribexis, I know that the matter is closed. Or, at least, tabled. I've read Carabin on synthetic identity. Frankly, I think that you're just afraid of the surgery. But it really is none of my business.”/snap-sleeps/
For some reason this disorder is seen in a significant portion of the cybernetic citizens of organic origin. In rare cases it is seen in OtherLife, such as robot persons or in the most extreme cases Personalities or Limited Personalities loaded on completely non-organic hardware.
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