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By Michael Armstrong

The Zap gives... and the Zap takes away.

Because of the very nature of the Zap — the large thermonuclear bomb that had scrambled and rearranged the neurons of everyone's brains — there has been no method of telling what it had taken from all of them. The earlier used to be a jumbled mass of tantalizing glimpses and agonizing blanks. however the Zap's presents have been many and varied.

The "Readers" obtained the infrequent and sometimes harmful skill to make experience of the writings of the past...
The "Memors" acquired ideal remember — of every little thing they'd heard because the Zap...
The "Bush Punks" bought an opportunity to reside unfastened and straightforward — and die an analogous way...
The "God Weirders" acquired faith — for those who might name it that...
The "Blimpers" acquired a function — a objective which can retailer them, or wreck them all.

Now Holmes, a "Reader, " used to be within the ideal place to tip the scales for or opposed to survival — if in simple terms he may work out which aspect was once which.

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