Friday May 20, 2016
Book 16: Big, Dumb Objects — Part IV


CDRE TAGON: I missed something very important back there. What was it?

KATHRYN: Radio, I think.

KATHRYN: The Esspererin can live indefinitely in airless space. They must have evolved a way to talk in that environment.

CDRE TAGON: The next time any of us meet with them we will have the ability to listen in when they speak that way.

KATHRYN: You want it decrypted and translated real-time?

CDRE TAGON: Don't make it sound difficult. Make it sound like you're solving the problem.