Friday February 5, 2016
Book 16: Big, Dumb Objects — Part III


CHINOOK: That was sloppy.

PETEY: Having Captain Sorlie upset is better than having Captain Sorlie tried for selling secrets.

CHINOOK: Why? Do you have some sort of master plan for her?

PETEY: No. I just like how the whole "ancient prophecy" trope doesn't faze her.

CHINOOK: Because it DOES faze YOU.

PETEY: I might―MIGHT―be immortal, but on galactic time I'm still a baby.

Look around! If it's this easy to live forever, where are all the grown-ups?

CHINOOK: Not supervising?