There was a sudden loud meow from the floor beside her chair.
Benny looked down and laughed. ‘Yes, Wolsey, I include you as a friend, of course I do.’ She looked up again as Braxiatel returned from the kitchen. ’And you,‘ she said.
'Though I think you‘re wrong.‘
'Oh? What about?‘
'Friends are for ever,‘ Benny told him.
Braxiatel smiled back and lifted the holocube from the table in front of Benny. ‘I didn‘t know there was any surviving video of Watkinson,’ he said. ‘Are you up to a quick look at the great man, or are you too tired?’
'I‘ll do you a deal,‘ Benny said, barely suppressing a yawn. 'You agree to dig out your biography of Watkinson, and I‘ll let you sit up late with me and watch the show.'
- Tears of Oracle 中 -