Monday April 30, 2018
Book 18: Mandatory Failure — Part III


NARRATOR: Above Jumpstar Prime, ascending Eina-Afa Column 17-A...

LANDON: Ambassador, this is Captain Landon. Sorlie and I are on our way t—

BALA-AMIN: *interrupting*You're alive?!

LANDON: Sorry, yeah. The fireball almost got us, but Tenzy pulled everybody out.

BALA-AMIN: And you didn't bother to check in immediately following that timely rescue?

LANDON: I was busy with a collapsed lung.

BALA-AMIN: May I speak to the real Captain Landon?

LANDON: I... um.


BALA-AMIN: I want the one who doesn't let little things like organ failure stand between him and showing up for work.