Thursday July 19, 2007
Book 9: The Body Politic — Part II: Royal Flush


Prelate Souf: What's that all over your screen, Captain?
Captain Tagon: I think it's coffee belonging to one of my officers.
Prelate Souf: Ah, your officers. King Xinchub told us how that brain-trust of yours worked with him.
Captain Tagon: Umm. . . He did? Err. . . I mean, yes, yes we did work together.
Prelate Souf: He told us how you drafted the plan to overthrow the Loyalists from within, while at the same time taking their money. . . It was bold and brilliant.
Prelate Souf: Is that more coffee on your screen?
Captain Tagon: Kevyn, do I need to get the Doctor in here?