Wednesday March 19, 2008
Book 10: The Longshoreman of the Apocalypse — Prologue: Drydock


Aldo: So. . . what's eatin' you?
Captain Tagon: I'm losing a bunch of my crew. They're retiring.
Aldo: Geriatrics, huh? Well, you're in a young man's business, after all.
Captain Tagon: There might be a couple of geri-whatsits. They're all aliens.
Aldo: Are they old aliens, perchance?