Tuesday December 15, 2015
Book 16: Big, Dumb Objects — Part III


TAGON: The sail is powerful, but these sail-powered attacks pose no threat to shielded ships.

KEVYN: They pose a threat to the habitat. The hab could be leveraged as a hostage, and troops aboard it would obviously be vulnerable if the sail begins slagging the facility.

TAGON: Then the safest plan is to shred the sail before we board the habitat.

CDRE TAGON: Of the words "goodwill" and "mission," which one suggests opening fire on the way in?

TAGON: That'd be "mission."