Chapter Five: Jerked Down the Path of Least Resistance

          I was an only child. My parents’ Profiles and genome were clean enough to have a second, but like most people, they were dependent on the sizeable financial stipend issued for not doing so. They both worked, of course. They spent their lives devoted to the Settlement, and wished the same for me. Therefore,Continue reading “Chapter Five: Jerked Down the Path of Least Resistance”