Monday October 10, 2016
Book 16: Big, Dumb Objects — Part IV


NARRATOR: Manicouagan, station-keeping near Uli-Oa...

PETEY: Hello again, Admiral.

ship: *printed* MANICOUAGAN


Manny, I thought we got you clean!

PETEY: Manny is clean. All of my helpful little hijackers have been purged from his system.

DEVEREAUX: Then how is your holonode in my tac-room?

PETEY: If I tell you, it will spoil the trick, and you'll stop calling me "god" when I show up unannounced.

DEVEREAUX: That's not what "mon Dieu" means.

PETEY: Really?