Monday February 18, 2013
Book 14: Broken Wind — Part I: Breath and Business


NARRATOR: Aboard Bristlecone, en route to the outside of the Sol System Teraport Interdiction Zone...

BRISTLECONE: General, we will be able to teraport in three hours.  Is there someplace you would like to go?

GEN. TAGON: Parnassus Dom.  I need to have words with my boy for keeping secrets.

He should have known that I'd need to pick up and run.

BRISTLECONE: I see.  Your valuation of another party's secrecy is based upon whether or not their keeping of a particular secret serves your own interests.

GEN. TAGON: Exactl-- Hey.