Welcome to this week’s round of SFFS snippets.
I’m continuing to post from the WIP A Good Day to Die, beginning where I left off at the end of last week. Nothing much in this snippet, but maybe a crumb or two.
He took the time while waiting for security to restabilise his emotions. It clearly wouldn’t do to get emotional now. A waste of energy. That didn’t mean he wouldn’t be plotting his revenge.
“One question, sir?”
The captain nodded.
“What’s in it for me?”
Stupid question. He was just a tool – a dangerous one at that.
The Admiral glared. “What’s in it for the cyborg? Nutrients, bed, ablutions, exercise equipment.”
Way to buy the loyalty, Admiral!
So perhaps a little food for thought.
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