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3.78 of 5 stars 3.78  ·  rating details  ·  32 ratings  ·  2 reviews
The cars on high-speed highways must follow each other like sheep. And they need shepherds. The highway police cruiser of tomorrow however must be massively different-as different as the highways themselves!
Paperback, 92 pages
Published January 2nd 2006 by Wildside Press (first published 1963)
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Jun 14, 2013 Manny rated it 3 of 5 stars
Recommends it for: Highway patrolmen
Shelves: science-fiction
- Say, I just had a thought.

- Like, why not get another round?

- No, dumbass, a thought thought.

- Out with it, buddy.

- So all of us here are science-fiction writers.

- That's your thought?

- Quit interrupting. We write all these stories. And the hero's always, you know, some scientist or astronaut or warlock or galactic emperor or something...

- What's your point?

- Why not some more ordinary profession?

- I dunno. 'Cause it'd be boring? Anyway, what profession?

- Hm... well... say... highway patrolm
☆ Ruth ☆
I first read this interesting short story as a teenager and it made a lasting impact, so when I came across a copy recently I was keen to see how I would feel about it second time around.
The story is based around a futuristic police vehicle and its crew with a backdrop many years hence, when American interstates have become cross-continental super highways, where traffic is travelling up to and in excess of 400 mph. Each crew mans a cutting edge land-cruiser, the size of a small boat, to deal w
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