“Perhaps humans cannot live without loving, but Alice, the…

“Perhaps humans cannot live without loving, but Alice, the android, found she could love without living…” Read this story here, at the Internet Archive.  

An extremely good and very sad story that’s not just about a female robot with a human soul who knows the tremendous pain of ugliness and isolation, but also about how advertising and consumerism and conformist society that pressures you to fit in “takes your soul away” and makes you something else. @brenda-is-reading