Robert J. Sawyer

Hugo and Nebula Award-Winning Science Fiction Writer

Too obscure?

by Rob - October 14th, 2008.
Filed under: Wake, WWW.

Anybody besides me able to tell what I’m riffing on here, in a scene I’m working on for my novel Watch? (“Caitlin” is a character’s name; otherwise, I’m directly quoting something that resonates with the scene I’m writing):

His voice was its usual monotone. “Caitlin, if I may …”

“If …? Oh!” She got out of her chair and let him sit down in front of the keyboard.

(Screen captures added on Wednesday morning after someone got the reference — see comments section for details.)

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