Thursday September 25, 2014
Book 15: Delegates and Delegation — Part II: Conflict


BALA-AMIN: Sorlie, I'm not going to court martial you.

I need officers who are willing to make hard decisions, and who can then live with the consequences.

battleplate: *printed* CHESAPEAKE

SORLIE: Really?  I made a decision to disobey a direct order, and now you're taking the consequences away.

BALA-AMIN: *on comm* Outstanding.  I also need officers who can call me out on the holes in my logic.

SORLIE: And apparently you wear enough brass that you get to have it both ways.