PACIFIC RIM Lexicon Entry #2: Headspace
In an active neural handshake, the interlaced subconsciouses form a “headspace.” This is the arena of the drift in which the bridged minds communicate. It can feel literal or quite abstract, conversational or highly subliminal. Each crew unconsciously negotiates its own consensus expression. But the result in most cases grows to be much faster than verbal communication. An experienced crew will find that increasingly sophisticated deliberations can play out in a matter of seconds.