Chapter 7 page 140

In the Arena control room, a technician notices something odd and brings it up with his coworker.
Technician 1: Hey, d’you see this? 
Technician 2: Systems check. Looks like there’s a task taking up active processing memory. It’s an unexpected new feedback loop of some sort.
Technician 1: Hmm. It’s not out of the ordinary for the Prince. But this is just an intermission show— 
!! Something’s off! Reaction time’s way down!
Technicians: Abort the opening!!
It’s too late!!
Shit—