A body in motion remains in motion until acted upon by an equal and opposite force. But what if that motion is more of a slow shuffle followed by a hunched lumber? What is equal and opposite of a slow shuffle? How about a deadly disease? YES!!! I am well aware of the concept of self-fulfilling prophecies and psychosomatic aggravation of minor conditions...but I've also melded with a LOT of shady items. In retrospect, my hands are like little dirty whores. Whores who are long overdue for their
The more I look around this fascinating grave and then turn to watch Leroy work, the more it hits me. The only connection I have to a race that, until now, has been a bedtime story is this flesh. The same flesh that no longer exists on these corpses, if you can call them that. After completing my first order of business and gathering all the "bodies" I could find and moving them here in the engineering bay, I got a bit worried. Bits of metal that used to be probably fascinating implants are th
Once upon a spaceship dreary...
So, this is what happened to my people. Well, this is the end state, anyway. Still have yet to determine what actually happened here.
Priority One - Sustained Operational Stability
Once Leroy the Most Amazingest SalvageBot Ever (official title pending) and I get this...catastrophe secured, I will most definitely have to do some gumshoe work and figure out Why this huge awesome ship is now in bits and pieces. I send Leroy to get the big bits of this chun
After a few amazing and mostly positive weeks of building these robots and toying with thoughts of guided, cluster-bot launching munitions, I am notified that the crew is stopping at the StarMech station for supplies and info. This station has such potential..unfortunately wasted on Wild West antics. With a little love, this station could easily police itself. But no, thugs run amok. Ahh, well...keeps gunwrenches like me in business I guess. They could at least bring some interesting firepower