Monday April 19, 2004
Book 5: The Scrapyard of Insufferable Arrogance
Part I: Hand to Mouth


Tagon:The locals need military advisors, but the situation here is too unstable for me to accept the job they offered.
Tagon:besides, after their last advisors bailed out on them, I got the impression that the next batch would be kept under lock and key. That's just not someplace I'm comfortable.
Xinchub:I'm not too keen on being locked up myself.
Tagon:And that's why selling you into slavery makes me smile inside.
Xinchub:You're smiling on the outside, too.