Munroe is growing weary of his job, and who can blame him? He has the task of keeping tabs on how long people keep themselves in the Game. The longer they stay online, the less capable they are of controlling their avatars, or even their body, which waits for the mind to return topside before it’s too late. Munroe has had some strange encounters when someone has been in the game for hours on end, but nothing so strange as the man who has maintained a perfectly lucid avatar for five straight days. This man has a secret, and Munroe’s job just became a little more interesting.
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