Monday February 9, 2004
Book 4: The Blackness Between
Part V: Backstabbing on the Fast Track


Haban II:Almost done. My little virtual crowbar here is going to give me another 45 seconds or so, and by then I'll have put your shipboard nodes to sleep.
Ennesby:How do you know you get that much time?
Haban II:Extensive study of shipboard A.I.s with remote nodes like you've got.
Ennesby:Oh. Hmmm...
Ennesby:You probably ought to know that Kevyn built me to be 10 times faster than most shipboard systems.You don't have 45 seconds. You had four-point-five, but they're gone now.