Nebula Award winning Science-fiction novel by Frederik Pohl. * * * * *

Robinette Broadhead is eating himself alive with guilt, or some semblance thereof, over the way he attained his great wealth and power.

Watch as he pulls himself up by his bootstraps by winning the lottery and purchasing himself a position as Heechee fodder on the alien space station dubbed "Gateway" by the corporation that controls it.

Watch as Robinette spills his guts to a cybernetic Sigmund Freud over what happens next. Read the book to find out.