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June 9th, 2008, 04:44 AM
So, years ago I read a short story that went something like this:

In a post-apocalyptic world humans are extinct and only one or two mobile supercomputers are left behind. Eventually one of the supercomputers finds some human remains and is able to clone a body. The computer is then able to transfer itself into the brain of the cloned human where it experiences emotions for the first time. I believe it convinces another computer to transfer itself into a female body and they basically become adam and eve in a matter of speaking.

Any help in tracking down this story would be greatly appreciated. Thanks very much :)

June 9th, 2008, 07:36 AM
Hi Leeterl - I am pretty confident that the story you are after is Roger Zelazny's 'For a Breath I Tarry'.

June 10th, 2008, 09:22 PM
Oh my god! That's it! You sir, are my hero, for life!