Monday August 15, 2005
Book 7: Emperor Pius Dei
Part I: Big Schlock, Little Schlock, What Begins With Schlock?


Thurl:I've chartered a commercial transport for our trip out.

I've also got a team of shipwrights on the way to Ystre. They'll meet us at the crash site.

Captain Tagon:Nice work. What do we have left in the bank?
Thurl:Let me put it this way. . .
Captain Tagon:Hey, that's my instant cash card.
Thurl:No, this is your 'hit me with an overdraft fee the next time I stick this in a slot' card.