Tuesday April 18, 2006
Book 7: Emperor Pius Dei — Part V: Glamour Assault


Serge: Give it to me. What do the scrapings and the hair samples tell us?
Technician: She's been boosted with a variant of the Neidermeyer Mark III. It's not MilSpec, and with the Niedermeyers that means it black-market.
Serge: You're sure of this?
Technician: I've been body-modding the rich and famous for twenty years. This kind of thing is like a super-power with me.
Serge: Well, we have our dramatic arc then. First, we make her beautiful, and then we send her to jail.
Technician: And apparently I'm now using my powers for evil. Oh well.