Edelbach’s Odyssey Chapters 1 – 10
©2008, 2009, 2018 VERNON MILES KERR
After the 20-light-year leap, the captain once more called for “stand-down.”
“The speed with which they caught up with us after the 1 light-year leap, is troubling,” sent the XO.
“More than troubling…ominous,” observed Steppingstone, “and the speed at which they’ve improved upon the limited technology we gave them, combined with their dishonesty towards us, makes the whole situation a lot worse than we thought.”