In a world similar to ours, in the near future, people have successfully created miniature companions that are able to store or connect other devices to the computer. Called Universal Serial Buses, or USBs, these miniature companions are one of the other miniature companion races that have sprung up over the years. Miniature companions are created with one goal in mind, to carry out the duty that is made for them and to pleasure the people of the world. While miniature companions are acknowledged, there isn’t really any laws that protect them or give them human rights. Why would there be, when they were created with the idea of using them as an object?
Still, they are, in many ways, like a human. A human that does not need to eat or drink or go to sleep, that is made of computer components and silicon skin. They can laugh and cry, feeling emotions like any other living thing. They can feel pain and fear. They can band together and comfort each other in the darkness, when ever