All those William Gibson books are comfy. It's clearlý fiction that people can really fancy up a squat and make functional things out of trash, as we see ChazChop was like a blanket fort instead of the innovation the people showed in "Virtual light".Eight hours. Still nothing. City saying it could be "days". Storm knocked out all of the backup systems supplying power to the water infrastructure, so now we're being ordered to ration water.
Imagine about 10 alarm clocks going off in the room next to you without any way to shut them off. Building's various security and fire suppression systems are beeping to let whoever runs them know that they aren't working. My unit shares a wall with the utility room housing said systems.
Dug my power bank out and was able to charge my phone up. Should last me a while because I have the mother of all chinkphones. Power bank is completely tapped out. Cell data is spotty from what I assume is heavy demand.
Got through 100 pages of Neuromancer. Sun is setting. Pray for me.