This is the eighth section of the fifteenth chapter of Sonnets from a Proton. The novel starts here.
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Martin looked again, no that was no coincidence, space is legendary for its size, there was no way that ship was heading anywhere else this was far too close. Martin set off at a run towards Iz and the Habitat’s centre but spiralled out of control; in his panic he had forgotten he was in freefall in the hub and spun around wildly trying to regain control.