“You can’t be serious.” Marshall Arnold was the Surface Team Lead for the Tyche expedition and his Science Officer Bertha Rose had just told him something impossible.
“I would have missed it if I hadn’t compared my readings to Marco’s stellar observations.”
“But what made you take readings of dying Tiagos?”
“Blame Gracie. She has this weird intuition and made a connection between the Tiago religion and death rituals with their screwy biology.”
“So wait a minute, Bertha. Gracie…”
“Call her over and ask her, Marshall.”