Tuesday May 27, 2003
Book 3: Under New Management — Part III: Board of Accidental Tourism


Ennesby: In the volume of space you've selected there are still a lot of potentially hospitable stars.
Jevee Ceeta: So? Which one was the dart closest to?
Ennesby: Umm, Colonel, given the scale of your giant dart-board, the hole made by the captain's dart is fifty light-years across.
Jevee Ceeta: That's fine. Measure from the center.
Ennesby: And on a flat map, it's about 10,000 light years deep.
Jevee Ceeta: Admit it... You just don't like being spontaneous.