Thursday February 1, 2018
Book 18: Mandatory Failure — Part II


IAFA: Reverend, when the Maxim 39 was destroyed your wife was—

THEO: *interrupting* I read the alert, Iafa.

I know Bunni was there.

IAFA: Do you need a few minutes?

THEO: To what, grieve?

THEO: Everyone will need to grieve. That means I have work to do.

IAFA: I believe you may be dealing with loss by assuming the role of the martyr.

THEO: Yes, but I'm the one who believes that martyrs may have supernatural powers.