Re: *ACTION* Crossing the Threshold
Where: Drive Room
When: just after Cerebrum spoke
Who: Command Crew, nav staff etc, Cerebrum, Simulant Command etc.
"WE ARE NOT HERE TO MAKE YOUR LIVES DIFFICULT, WE ARE NOT YOUR
ENEMIES. WE SIMPLY HAVE A JOB TO DO THAT REQUIRES YOUR COOPERATION"
he shut off the comm and turned to Jay "NOW MR CHRYSLER, ABOUT THAT
SHUTTLE AND PILOT"
"Didn't you get my memo? I've decided to make this the new
psychiatric offices. So I think the question should be, what are you
doing in my office and perhaps you could tell me about your parents
while you're at it?"
Johnny spoke up "Actually Sir, I think it would be best to appoint
both a pilot and co-pilot, as it will be a tough flight. Plus, I
think both yourself and maybe our captain will need to supervise the
pilots, and a security detail to make sure the pilots don't do a
runner on the surface of this planet."
Some puzzled looks began to appear on the faces of the people
assembled in the drive room.
Jay, catching on quickly, said "I agree. Since we don't know what is
on the surface, it could possibly be a pleasure world. This is just
a training mission after all, so nothing bad could be down there."
The simulant commander soaked all this up...