Monday February 4, 2008
Book 9: The Body Politic — Part V: Collecting


Jevee Ceeta: I'm a little surprised you went through with it.
Xinchub: Letting your robot shoot my head off? There was nothing to it. I decided I didn't want to test "not dying," but it had me outclassed.
Jevee Ceeta: Actually, I was talking about selling Project Laz'r'us to the Fleetmind. You know, treason.
Xinchub: I think it would have hurt less if I hadn't tried to dodge, and gotten cut in half for my trouble.
Jevee Ceeta: And now you're dodging again.
Xinchub: Old habits die hard.