Saturday March 12, 2005
Book 6: Resident Mad Scientist — Part IV: Old Habits Die Hard


ENNESBY: The Bangers got to station control.  Local teraport interdiction won't be lifted.

KEVYN: Can we run?

ENNESBY: Bad odds, sir.  The Bangers have us boxed in.

KEVYN: Fighting is probably out of the question.

ENNESBY: Blaze of Glory only, sir.  Their smaller units can hem us in until their destroyer is in range for the kill.

KEVYN: Deus ex machina?

ENNESBY: I'd rather negotiate with the Bangers than try to wrangle help our of the narrator.