This is the second of my Neuromancer triptych—focusing on cyberspace and the artificial intelligence, Wintermute. The first in this series is Case and the last one is Babylon.
"Wintermute was a simple cube of white light, that very simplicity suggesting extreme complexity. 'Don’t look much, does it?' the Flatline said. 'But just you try and touch it.'
"Case jacked out. 'Shit,' he said, 'how do you think Dixie got himself flatlined, huh? Trying to buzz an AI. Great…"