- "You can disallow installations, but then you need to pay some poor programmer to sit around doing stuff a half-blind Lurmen could manage."
- ―Jessa Spanjaf, to her daughter
A programmer was someone who wrote computer programs and data systems. During the Imperial Era, Merei Spanjaf, obtained a snooper program from the Gray Syndicate as part of her quest to help her boyfriend Zare Leonis find his missing sister Dhara Leonis.
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