The child narrows her gaze at the silver robot girl. “You’re not Jo.”

“Yes, I am.”

“Jo is a three-meter-tall war-bot!”

“My full body prosthesis is getting serviced. I’m in a loaner.”

“You’re, a girl?”

“A woman, a cyborg. Today, can I just be a kid?”

Copyright © by Jason H. Abbott, All Rights Reserved.

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    1. Glad you enjoyed it. :-) My thought was if they can put your brain in a robot body, they should be able to put it in another, like driving a different vehicle. But no mater what you’re in, nothing can fully restore innocence and humanity lost.

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