Wednesday November 7, 2007
Book 9: The Body Politic — Part IV: We Kept the Party Hats


Captain Tagon: I think I've convinced the Ambassador that we're being pursued. Now let's 'port out of here and run like we stole something.
TAG: Historically, the most successful thieves depart at a moderate saunter, confident in the knowledge that the theft has gone undetected.
Captain Tagon: Pretend you're a purse snatcher.
TAG: Am I feeding a drug habit, or am I nobly stealing to buy medicine for my sick child?