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I sat back in awe as I watched Garjah once again navigate through the intricacies of the Galactic Council by cutting through it with his usual efficiency. He was scary in his ability to cut to the heart of a matter and get what he wanted done. By the time most people would still be trying to arrange a meeting, in the future at their convenience, of course with some of the Councilors, Garjah had the Aqnars on the comm and agreeing to come oversee the set up of their new planetary government.
He must have made some impression on
Bad Karma and the Family Plan #51 (11.1) by Julie Lynn Hayes
Ethan pulled over and parked the car as I continued to goggle at the sight before me. I swear, this assignment was growing stranger and stranger. Before I could even sputter out a single one of my many questions, though, I heard Anderson’s ring tone on Ethan’s phone. What incredibly eerie timing. Or a helluva coincidence. How did he know they were here? Unless, of course, he sent them. But I could think of no earthly reason why he would do that.
Ethan answered even as I opened the door and exited the vehicle. I could hear Ethan following suit.
“No, no trouble,” he was saying to our boss. “No need to worry, it’s just Troy and Brendan.”
A momentary pause and then, “I don’t know. I’ll get back with you.”