I have to begin my first day of work as an art appraiser the next morning. Getting up early and leaving Kim behind feels no different than having to leave her side when we were still in college. It takes a lot to keep me from calling in sick and spending the day with her.
I entered and immediately realized that this library looked nothing like any library that I was used to.I didn’t even see any real books… just shelves filled with what looked like glowing data pads. (Chapter 17)
I tried not to stand there gawking too long.What better way to make myself look like a tourist than by standing and staring at the buildings with my mouth wide open?I pulled out my cell phone and used the internet to locate the nearest hair salon. (Metallic Heart II: Full Chapter - Chapter 17)