Saturday December 20, 2008
Book 10: The Longshoreman of the Apocalypse
Part IV: Fuller's Soap

Transcript

Brad:Captain, this is Brad. I've got no power, but I haven't hit the deck yet.
Captain Tagon:We've got you on camera. You're spiraling along Credomar's central axis at about thirty meters per second.
Brad:Makes sense. Sounds like I'll slam into the Northport locks in what, about eight minutes?
Ennesby:No. Your spiral is widening due to wind resistance. Sim shows you plowing into the skyline in about two and a half.
Brad:Oh.
Captain Tagon:Let me encourage the troops, Ennesby.