Tuesday August 18, 2015
Book 16: Big, Dumb Objects — Part II


MENENDEZ: This negotiation seems odd to me. What would you say if our bid came in at a billion quadrillion kilo-creds?

MASSEY: I would caution you about accepting that much money all at once.

Having that much money means needing a major military power to watch your back.

MENENDEZ: But... you actually have that much money?

MASSEY: I'm sorry, did I blink?