Friday June 27, 2003
Book 3: Under New Management — Part III: Board of Accidental Tourism


Tagon: We were outfitted with an arsenal of missiles so that we could have them ready to launch at enemies. They aren't there for spare parts.
Kevyn: I'm not taking them apart. I'm just adding to their programming so they can complement our rather limited sensor array.
Tagon: But I want them in their bays, ready to be fired.
Kevyn: Look at it this way, Captain. . .
Kevyn: They will already have been fired, and will be on their way to destroy an enemy we haven't yet engaged.
Tagon: So. . . We're just doing very, very, proactive target acquisition?
Kevyn: Hey, that's got a great ring to it. I ought to write that down.