The Birth of Pawn

Paul jumped onto IRC.


He typed the message without thinking. He had never posted to a public chat room before and the post felt foreign to him. The long pause made him wonder if he had done it wrong. Was it possible to post wrong?


A response. From someone named Rafa. He responded immediately.


The laugh was unexpected and Paul couldn’t contextualize it.

Paul wondered how he knew that.

After a Google search, Paul ...

Get Stealing the Network now with the O’Reilly learning platform.

O’Reilly members experience books, live events, courses curated by job role, and more from O’Reilly and nearly 200 top publishers.