Saturday November 20, 2004
Book 6: Resident Mad Scientist — Part III: Life's a Beach


KEVYN: That's all.  Company dismissed.

NICK: Um, question, Sir?

KEVYN: Yes, Corporal?

NICK: Who killed Tagon and when do we go after them?

KEVYN: Vengeance is a low-margin business, Nick.  We're mercenaries, so the only killing we're going to do is what we're being paid to do.

BANGER GRUNT: Lieutenant Colonel, I think I may have gotten an I.D. for that assassin we ashed on Ystre.

BANGER LT. COLONEL: Excellent.  It may be time to fund a little payback mission.

NARRATOR: It's a pity that more people don't consider the bottom line.