Tuesday April 22, 2008
Book 10: The Longshoreman of the Apocalypse
Prologue: Drydock


Kevyn:Why are you here, again?
Para Ventura:The Captain said that fabber one is my duty station.
Kevyn:No, I mean here here. Why did you enlist with a mercenary company if you're afraid of getting shot at?
Para Ventura:Career path. The pay scaling for CivCon is lockstepped with non-coms, and there's a glass ceiling.
Kevyn:So you're in it for the money.
Para Ventura:Isn't that what all mercenaries are in it for?