Monday February 25, 2002
Book 2: The Teraport Wars
Part III: Through the Roof


Petey:Captain, they are demanding to be allowed safe passage through our shields.
Tagon:Keep the shields up, and prepare to blast any breachers, Petey.
Petey:They claim they will start killing members of Kevyn's ground team in ten seconds.
Tagon:We've got to buy more time.
Petey:I believe that the price of time right now is measured in hostages.
Tagon:Put me through to Kevyn. I need to know what kind of currency he has on hand.
Petey:I doubt he'll be pleased with this particular metaphor.