88-Valkyrie’s View: A Year Among the Stars

March 28th, 2552 Stress points Tow Truck Driver/metallurgist’s apprentice/ – Katherine ‘ConV’ James Reporting Tower and Fipps have been doing their best to keep me occupied and out of the way, but by midday, they’d had to call for re-enforcements. Cookie tried being reasonable and when that didn’t work Mac went straight to the facts. […]

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87-Valkyrie’s View: A Year Among the Stars

March 27th, 2552 Busywork Tow Truck Driver/metallurgist’s apprentice/ – Katherine ‘ConV’ James Reporting Well, since they couldn’t have me just sitting around moping, Cookie and Mac worked together to get me some kind of assignment on the project. I understand that the powers-that-be want to make sure I don’t break something during the reverse engineering […]

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86–Valkyrie’s View: A Year Among the Stars

March 26th, 2552 Age vs Beauty Tow Truck Driver/Gumbo Cook and caretaker/ – Katherine ‘ConV’ James Reporting I’m not allowed to touch the new ship— they don’t even want her in the same compartment as My Gumbo. Aside from yesterday’s walkthrough— I haven’t gotten to see the ship, I can’t put her through her paces […]

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85-Valkyrie’s View: A Year Among the Stars

March 25rd, 2552 Need to Know Tow Truck Driver/Usual Suspect/mechanic’s apprentice/ – Katherine ‘ConV’ James Reporting I wasn’t the only person to recognize the general build of the ‘package.’ You can wrap it up however you like, but a ship is going to look like a ship under wraps unless you box it first. By […]

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84-Valkyrie’s View: A Year Among the Stars

March 24th, 2552 Almost but not quite under wraps Tow Truck Driver/Usual Suspect/mechanic’s apprentice/ – Katherine ‘ConV’ James Reporting The top-secret package arrived today – Wrapped in the plastics we were taught to wrap artifacts in, only it was wrapped so tightly, no one could tell what we were looking at, which I think was […]

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83-Valkyrie’s View: A Year Among the Stars

March 23rd, 2552 There’s an Acronym for that Tow Truck Driver/Usual Suspect/mechanic’s apprentice/ – Katherine ‘ConV’ James Reporting Well, the squad did not return with the find, but two pilots did, looking for extra grapples and repairs to their ships where the grapples failed. I should have been allowed to work on it. I’m qualified […]

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82-Valkyrie’s View: A Year Among the Stars

March 22nd, 2552 Double Secret Assignment Tow Truck Driver/Lab Rat/mechanic’s apprentice/ – Katherine ‘ConV’ James Reporting They are still being so secretive about everything and the only good thing I can say about it is the fact that I’m not the only one who’s about to burst from all the secrecy. Even Cookie and Mac […]

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81-Valkyrie’s View: A Year Among the Stars

March 21st, 2552 Mixed Signals Tow Truck Driver/Lab Rat/mechanic’s apprentice/ – Katherine ‘ConV’ James Reporting The other half of the squadron returned, still no one from the Valkyrie, but all the support staff has been brought to the Twilight. If I was hoping for an answer, I was wrong, and it was obvious that some […]

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80-Valkyrie’s View: A Year Among the Stars

March 20th, 2552 The Official Word Tow Truck Driver/Lab Rat/mechanic’s apprentice/ – Katherine ‘ConV’ James Reporting The official word is that there is nothing wrong at Dancer’s Retreat, we’re just not allowing anyone to go there— and a lot of telescopes and satellites have been retracted and or recalled. Engineering chiefs from every ship in […]

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78-Valkyrie’s View: A Year Among the Stars

March 18th, 2552 Nobody knows nothing Tow Truck Driver/Lab Rat/mechanic’s apprentice/ – Katherine ‘ConV’ James Reporting Another day and no signs of ships from Dancer’s Retreat, and we were forced to watch as a squadron of fighters from the Edda headed out to find out what was going on. Six hours for them, two days […]

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