Thursday March 5, 2009
Book 11: Massively Parallel — Prologue: Meanwhile, at the Galactic Core


Athena: We cannot involve Tagon. The U.N.S. will just grab him again, and I doubt they'll let go this time.
Petey: This concerns him, though. "Relevant to his interests," even.
Athena: We could call Pranger. He is more competent, more experienced, and has more resources at his disposal.
Petey: Will he work for us?
Athena: He is a mercenary. We have money. This particular job is both straightforward and upright. I do not see why not.
Colonel Pranger: Hah! No way. Not for all the nickels in Jupiter.