Thursday December 20, 2007
Book 9: The Body Politic — Part V: Collecting


Admiral Breya: Well, did we get it?
Haban: Yeah, we got it.
Haban: Holy Schneier. . . This is the kind of secret that starts wars. . . Wars that only end with extinction.
Admiral Breya: Should I be betting that Admiral Emm won't murder our entire embassy over it?
Haban: Not on your li. . . oh. Let's just leave it at "no, you should not."