Monday November 21, 2005
Book 7: Emperor Pius Dei
Part III: Return to the Tub of Happiness


Kevyn:The ship has several thousand automated systems, each with its own control hardware.
Kevyn:The last two weeks of diagnostics indicate that these systems are clean. We found no booby-traps, and the only back-doors are the manual overrides.
Kevyn:All we need to do is install a fresh A.I. core, and the ship will be fully operational.
Captain Tagon:You make it sound easy.
Kevyn:It's only a little bit more complex than a brain transplant, and without all the pesky protesters.