Region B-R00007 – Constellation B-C00057
22 September YC 123
I have finished scanning the last signature in the system – it turned out to be another wormhole – and cheered.
“What are you so happy about?” asked Aura. “This is the second system that we have tried to explore today and it is as empty as the first one – no relic sites, no data sites, no nothing!”
“You are wrong – it’s not a second system, it’s fiftieth. And this is exactly why I am so happy.”
Aura frowned, “Fiftieth from what?” Continue reading “Stubborn Dwarf Test Results”
The Forge Region – Anttanen Constellation
Nomaa System – Planet I
Expert Housing Production Plant Station
14 December YC 122
“Good morning, Captain! Always a pleasure to see you,” said Aura, with a hint of sarcasm in her voice, responding to my call.
“Um, hello,” replied I.
We looked at each other silently for a while.
“Well?” said Aura.
“Well…” said I.
Aura made an impatient grimace, “Are you going to say anything?”
I stepped back from the commlink, puffed my chest and slightly turned my head to the right, all the while maintaining eye contact with Aura. Trying to do it all at once, I nearly lost my balance but quickly restored the pose.
I guess, my awkward manoeuvres looked pretty funny from Aura’s point of view, as she snorted and said, “Why are you shuffling like a shy kid?” Then her eyes grew wide and she exclaimed, “Hold on! What’s that?” pointing at my chest.
I blushed, “It’s… a medal. I mean medals?”
“I see they are medals. I mean what are they for? Or did you buy them at a second-hand, or,” she giggled, “rather a second-chest auction?” Continue reading “Thera Scanning Fit”