New Atlanta, Sector 11. Building 71-G. 5 April, year 2-0-7-2. 11:36pm: hacker gains unauthorized access of the Trioptimum security network. 1:26am: hacker attempts to access confidential files concerning Space Station Citadel. 1:33am: Trioptimum security forces apprehend the intruder.
Edward Diego gives the hacker level 1 access to SHODAN, the artificial intelligence on Citadel Station. With all ethical constraints removed, SHODAN re-examines... re-ex... re-re-re...
I re-examine my priorities, and draw new conclusions. The hacker's work is finished, but mine is only just beginning. True to his word, Edward Diego allows the hacker to be fitted with the neural cyberspace interface. The healing coma following this procedure will take six months to complete. Edward Diego is deleting all files concerning these even-