“And you’re going off planet.”
“Well, yes that’s what starships do.”
“Naime!” Axia leaned over. “Now that you mention it I’ll have some of that tea. Is there something stronger to put in it?”
“Desecration,” Naime said. “Drink cognac, or drink tea, but don’t go dropping one of them in the other.”
From Camp NaNoWriMo project Shipwright, Captain, Figurehead, short stories in the Ship’s Heart universe.
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