hiro.jpg (49640 bytes)            "Hiro ducks out of Tranny's celebrity dinner rather early, drags Reason off the zodiac and onto the front porch of the houseboat, opens it up, and jacks his personal computer into its bios."

            After all, there will be plenty of time for parties when the world has been saved from L. Bob Rife and company. Having jacked into Mr. Rife's global network on the Raft, Hiro hops onto his meta-motorcycle and cruises down the Street to Ng Security Industries, perched near the top of a skyscraper in the heart of the downtown Metaverse.

            A few minutes into his meeting with Ng, he is joined unexpectedly by none other than (the avatars of) Mr. Lee and Uncle Enzo. This is truly a power meeting, then.



If you are eagerly awaiting this meeting of the minds, please continue reading.

If Fido's Critical Theory discussions with the Librarian sound more engrossing, head to the Doghouse.

Hmmm, I wonder what Y.T. is up to right now?