Here’s the next episode of Space Opera.
Deacon, JJ, Nolan, and I took the lift from the Zephyrus to the lower bay. Vermillion was near the ramp of the Tristar, chatting with Cyrus as we approached.
“Thanks for getting down here so quickly,” Vermillion said. “We’ll be leaving in a minute.”
“This ought to be interesting,” I said. “Never been on this ship before.”
“I have, a few times,” JJ said. “It’s more like a research ship than a freighter.”
“Yes, the Zephyrus has more cargo capacity, even though it’s smaller,” Vermillion said. “This ship is faster, though.”
“My module will increase its speed even more,” Nolan said.
“Shall we?” Cyrus asked. He turned and walked up the ramp, the rest of us following.
I saw what JJ was talking about right away. The Tristar had less of an industrial look. It didn’t remind me of a research ship either. More like a luxury business transport. The…
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