As I was sliding my way into the booth, I noticed that the older
gentleman in the booth next to ours had an uncanny resemblance to William
Gibson, a writer well known for his cyberpunk novels Neuromancer, Count Zero and Mona Lisa Overdrive. It was amazing to think
that I might be in the presense of the William Gibson, but I did a
quick scan of the restaurant, on the lookout for Neal Stephenson, cyberpunk author as
well, known for Snow Crash, The Diamond Age and Cryptonomicon. It was too much to hope for, and
too terrible to contemplate the both of
them being in the same place.
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