In SimCity 2000, selecting the “Ruminate” option in the information box for Library buildings would get you this special essay by Neil Gaiman.
Source/special thanks: http://worldofstuart.excellentcontent.com/sc2kng.htm
That was when you put “2000” at the end of things to show you were talking about the future…
This is a Neil Gaiman essay about personifying cities.
*squeals all over the place*