Honest Work part 4 (of 4)
Author: Jason Arnett
Title: Honest Work (part 4 of 4)
Genre: Science Fiction
Frequency: every Wednesday
With the stability of the space station now in doubt, the Marines under Colonel Singleton’s command were rushing out of Bradbury Common to do what they could to keep order. President Selwyn touched her jaw and was carrying on three different conversations via her embedded greentooth. She walked away leaving Jimmy, Diana and Grewsa alone in the little park filled with tipped-over flora that had been installed for the health and comfort of the residents.
“The Core,” Jimmy said. “That’s where there’ll be the least rotation. That’s where we can safely get the most people.”
“I can get us there quickly,” Grewsa said.
Jimmy nodded and grabbed Diana’s arm. She tried to shake him off as she watched the observation window. “Come on,” he said and pulled her with him.
They followed the Pramotauran through the far side of the Common and through an access hatch hidden behind a stand of giant sympodial orchids. “This is a direct tunnel to the Core,” Grewsa said.
“How do you know about this?”