The ship lands, using its shields to buffer the stop. Cirrin has come out onto the pavilion, and she and the orange Penn watch the ship land. CIRRIN: She said we didn't have to stall, but - PENN: Don't worry, I was planning to spend a moment greeting them anyway. From the ship, they're approached by Thyssa and Euffae, fronted by an armed guard. The Penn waves to them. PENN: I am so glad you arrived safely! Welcome, Candidate Euffae and all. I will introduce you to the C'efil shortly, but first: how are you?
Chapter One | Part 10

Shielding isn't just for protection, it can be used for abrupt landings.


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