'Oh, I am not supposed to have feeling for the other sex. Emotions were the downfall of civilization. Oh, the AI almost touched my cheek and my breath has accelerated to the speed of light. I don't understand ...' Such a disgustingly syruppy, mushy-gushy romance diguised as post-apocalyptic fiction ... Absolutely insufferable, bland, no-dimensional. I am shocked although cover and byline are quite clear about this.