Saturday December 6, 2003
Book 4: The Blackness Between — Part IV: A Little First Contact


Kak: We can carry your maimed comrade to the gate. We run faster than you do.
Corpsman: He's got a point, Captain.
Kerchak: We need to send one of our own, too.
Schlock: I'll go. I can keep up with these guys easy.
Kerchak: You? Really?
Schlock: Oh, sure. All I need is another one of them funny cows and a tree branch.