The theme or story question in The Perception Series is Will Science Go Too Far?
If you've read the trilogy, you know that artificial intelligence is a big piece of the story line, and we follow robot development and integration in society over the three books. In my story this doesn't turn out well for human kind. But it's fiction, right?
Well, take a look at this video. The last thing “Sophia” says is kind of creepy.
The ending of Contrition is not so far fetched after all.
Read the whole article here: http://www.cnbc.com/2016/03/16/could-you-fall-in-love-with-this-robot.html