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The outside entry opened and Ted stuck his head through. ” “Entrée, Dr. Taaroserro,” she said, misusing the word playfully. She gestured to the chair by her desk. “Make yourself comfy. ” “I wanted, first, to ask your forgiveness for my actions at breakfast. ” For the first time on the trip, Ted Taaroserro sounded like a man of the cloth. When he had first signed on, Hadley had been nervous about including a religious person on the team, but Gibson and others knew of Ted’s track record, his expertise in energy fields and particles, and his fine history of sea-ice submarine research.
We’ll be making our own history, not focusing on someone else’s. ” Ted’s eyes shined. “And we’ll have each other’s backs. You’re an amazing woman, Hadley Nobile. ” She stopped him with a penetrating look. “Ted, I’ve read your professional goals, your expedition milestones, obviously. But just what do you want to get out of this? ” He fell silent. Hadley read a host of expressions settling on his face: confusion, doubt, skepticism, even wonder. “Sometimes, to see the signature of the Creator is enough.
More like Poker, I think. ” She gave him time, waited. Ted laced his long fingers, placing his elbows on the table. He looked down, as if embarrassed. “While I have every confidence in our submersible technology, it’s the landscape that I have my doubts about. ” He locked eyes with her. “Look, these geysers at Sidon Linea turn on for a few days, sometimes a couple weeks, right? That’s it. ” “Theoretically,” Hadley encouraged him. ” “Right, as Aaron said. But you’ve read the research, seen the reports by Orri and Gibs, right?
Advanced Space System Concepts and Technologies by I. Bekey