Thursday November 22, 2007
Book 9: The Body Politic — Part IV: We Kept the Party Hats


Vog: It's not the boosting or the immunities that make Xinchub valuable. It's the fact that he's functionally immortal.

Most of you people live for maybe a century before your brain just gives up and you die.

Vog: Xinchub's brain is different now. It isn't going to give up, and he can't be killed.
Captain Tagon: Oh, I bet I could kill him.
Massey: In order to prove you right we have to not get paid.
Captain Tagon: But right now I don't want to.