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In some distant future, people no longer need to feel the loss of someone they love, because Ego Corp is there to bring them back to you.

NARCISSUS—a man deeply in love... with himself.
ORPHEUS—after the loss of his wife, a young man finds a new lover and the hope for a new beginning.
ENDYMION—a man grieving for a husband that isn't even dead yet. Just lost in slumber...

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Kindle Edition, 1st Edition
Published September 19th 2011 by Rider Bailey
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Harper Kingsley
Sep 20, 2011 added it  ·  (Review from the author)
Shelves: male-male, sci-fi
The stories are short, so be aware.

Three stories set in an unnamed future where people can go to a company called Ego Corp and just kind of have clones made. If you've got the money, you can bring the dead back to life or whatever.

"Narcissus" is kind of creepy, "Orpheus" is freaky, and "Endymion" gives kind of a hopeful feeling. All three feature male-male relationships.
Harper Kingsley
Three short stories set in a pseudo-dystopian future where Ego Corp makes it possible for the dead to live again, or a facsimile thereof.

These stories introduce the concept of Ego Corp. "Ganymede," a longer novella, explains the creation of the company and the obsession that drove its creator.
Chemical5X
Mar 19, 2012 rated it really liked it
Short stories about a company that can bring the dead back to life as clones. "Narcisus" was kind of hot, "Orpheus" was sad, and "endymion" was pretty sad, but happy at the end.
Michael Rourke
rated it it was ok
Sep 20, 2011
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