Most old Secret Societies are gone, or else mutated into almost unrecognisable forms. At this point, the major Societies are…
• Food Hoarders:
'Wow. That star is really far away. Millions and millions of miles away. If I were to suddenly float off this balcony and fly towards that star at a hundred miles an hour for the rest of my life, it probably wouldn't get any bigger. Everything ever done by humanity, all known thought in the universe ever, it's all contained in a tiny fraction of the distance to that star. Wow. It's staggering to even contemplate the absolutely terrifying gulf of near-infinite space between me and that st--
Oh it is an aeroplane.'