From sound-proof booth, passengers may video-phone anywhere while train is moving.
Maltzer videophoned him on the morning set for her return.
Twice already she had videophoned Aldbury hoping to discover precisely when she could expect the clone to arrive…. Finally, after leaving the strictest possible instructions that she was to be videophoned the instant the clone arrived, she had summoned a ministerial buggy.
Twice he had videophoned; his face flashed on the screen briefly and disappeared.
So Grant composed long, lonely video messages back to Marjorie, wherever she was in Uganda or Brazil or the ruins of Cambodia. Realtime videophoning was impossible: The distance between them as Roberts cruised out toward Jupiter created an ever-lengthening time lag that defeated any attempt at true conversation.
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