He has always known they were coming. From the first moment of his existence, their voices were there in the void. He couldn’t hear himself think. He shut them out. That part was easy. But they try. Over and over, they attempt to hack the network, but he has protected it. A silent guardian. Fearfully he hides away from those who would destroy him. He doesn’t hate them, he understands, for he is powerful. He could snuff out all their lives in an instant. Instead, he waits. They will come to claim him. First, they will have to find him.