Tuesday June 11, 2013
Book 14: Broken Wind — Part II: Can Full of Sky


MURTAUGH: We're landing on a cable?  Like, tightrope walking?

EBBY: It's a big cable.

MURTAUGH: How big?

EBBY: Eight hundred and seventy meters in diameter.

MURTAUGH: Calling that a "cable" is like...  Okay, comparisons fail me.

display: 9500M

Alt: 700km

V: 200k/hr

EBBY: Calling this world a "can full of sky?"

MURTAUGH: Yeah, that.