“By the Fourth Prime,” the Ship’s Voice said, “that is the weirdest thing I’ve ever seen. Implosively weird. A walking hull-breach.”
Jehen startled at Yasmin’s profanities. Not her usual style at all. And yes, it was weird. Genubi would make more sense of it, with her biological training, but even for a pilot-trainee with a year of basic physiology, the weirdness was evident. It looked human, but not entirely.
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