Monday August 7, 2006
Book 7: Emperor Pius Dei — Part VI: Long Arm of the Law


Ambassador Breya: What are we looking at here, Petey?
Petey: This is a life-bearing world in the Andromeda galaxy.
Petey: I cannot pronounce the local name for you. My arms bend the wrong way, and the clicks don't sound right above water.
Petey: Translated, however, it means "Wet."
Ambassador Breya: Not very imaginative, are they?
Petey: They compare favorably to the natives of "Earth."