Tuesday March 13, 2012
Book 13: Random Access Memorabilia — Part II: Write


TAGON: This... planet-thing?  It's protecting us from the crushing attraction of its mass.

GUS: Yes.

TAGON: Do you know how it's doing it?

GUS: No.

TAGON: But you people are still digging a hole in it and poking around?

GUS: Yes.  And the scientists feel safer with that than they do with you and your openly carried weapons.

And yes, I saw that irony coming, and shot first.