|The truck came to a violent stop.
I could not see why.
I dropped the palmcom,
and it bounced on the dirty white truckbed floor.
I shook it persistently, but Gunter's voice ______was gone.
As I turned it around in my hands,
the word loveone flickered on its metallic surface and disappeared.
Only it was written with zeros -
like this: l0ve0ne