As distances vanish and the people can flow freely from place to place, society will cross a specific heat boundary and enter a new state. No longer a solid or a liquid, we have become as a vapour and will expand to fill all available space. And like a gas, we shall not be easily contained.

Sister Miriam Godwinson (Sid Meier’s Alpha Centauri)

About Janet Morris

I'm from Huntsville, Alabama. I've got as many college credits as a doctorate candidate, and the GPA of some of them, too. I have a boss by the name of Amy Pond. She's a dachshund. My parents both grew up in Alabama.