Tuesday February 11, 2003
Book 2: The Teraport Wars — Post Post-Dated Check Loan


UNS Govt Suit: It sounds like you're ready to sacrifice the security of project Laz'r'us for short-term interests.
Xinchub: Weighing those interests, yes. Yes I am.
UNS Govt Suit: Take the long view, general. Our mutual future as a galactic power depends on at least one more generation of secrecy.
Xinchub: What about our mutual future as "Beings that have not been vaporized?"
UNS Govt Suit: Well, I'll admit that the short view has its merits.