||DATUM: ČETVRTAK, 2014-11-13, 06:53:35 | PORUKA # 1|
LOKACIJA: Kwajalein-Bouvet Island
|Merdith stepped forward, smiling. “Oh, yes, I think there is one way off this rock.”“With everyone pulling out, they’re sending us in, my beauties,” her voice sounded before them, only slightly distorted by the helmet she wore. Aural directional enhancers in the suits made both transmitted and external sounds seem to come from the direction of their source. “The entire Confederacy force is jumping off the surface of this rock.”Ardo let out his breath in a sigh. |
“Contact, Lieutenant!” It was Mellish. “On the right!”The metal case sat before him.
He had talked to her a great deal of Griffiths. He had told her how
вЂњUm . . . yeah, I believe so. ItвЂ™s in an evidence bag at the office. I could actually describe it to you if this call were taking place during my shift.вЂќвЂњBut a man was murdered. You canвЂ™t simply let it go,вЂќ Sam said. вЂњDoesnвЂ™t he have relatives, someone who would keep pushing at the Sheriff to get this solved?вЂќShe held her breath.
operators; but his real object was certainly to see Margaret Dauncey. He
The robo-harvester lurched and bounced, crashing over dirt piles and mounds of rock debris. The rocking motion twisted her neck and shoulders, but she gritted her teeth.Old Rastin interrupted the flow of positive suggestions. “You're all a bunch of lame-brained Vespene wasters, if you ask me. Half-buried artifacts, alien ships—are you really convinced we're being invaded? Who do you think these aliens are, anyway? Truth is, we don't know what's going on, and until we do, I'm not gonna sit around here on my butt just yakkin' about it.” He pushed past several people toward the exit. “And don't expect me to be givin' all of you free Vespene gas just because y'all think the sky is falling.” He gave a grunt of disgust, stalked to the exit, and let himself out.The throne feltright to him, as if he had always deserved it. And he felt powerful.