This is the fifteenth section of the fourteenth chapter of Sonnets from a Proton. The novel starts here.
The next section is here.
“Earth’s best defences, pretty bloody scary and we still beat them. Ha, I knew it!”
“No you didn’t.”
“Well no, but just shows what good forward planning and overkill gets you.”
“There is no such thing as overkill. Just sufficient kill.”
“I bet that’s in all your sales brochures.”