Saturday February 9, 2013
Book 14: Broken Wind — Part I: Breath and Business


THEO: Petey, I want to retire here, but I expect to be treated like an adult, not a child.

PETEY: You will be.

THEO: So events like the recent chain of tiny manipulations that destroyed Pi's explosives won't constantly be shattering my illusions of free agency?

PETEY: Nobody else figured that out.  You're very astute.

THEO: Oh, no.  You knew we'd be having this conversation.

PETEY: Very, very, astute.