Kalel smiled and said, “I would have just shot us. You can’t trust people not to say something.” He smiled at the robot. “Good, this will save me time with our leaky pipes. He whispered to Hilda, “She thinks I am part of the syndicate and I am going to get her off the planet. She doesn’t know I am gathering information from her.”

“How is the clinic coming? We will need a tunneling droids to lay water piped when this job is done,” he asked. Kalel liked his community even though he tried to keep that secret.
If you looked in his cave there was a whole plan to improve the town, school, small hospital, paved roads, a park
“I think I need you to arm the droids too,” he said. This was the first indication he was aware of how dangerous this was.

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