"So, I heard you've done another of these deep-space
"Yeah, just back."
"Is it true the girls out there tend to be, you know ... a
bit well, you know?"
"Yeah, but no more than me. You know what I
"What kind of job was it this time, salvage again?"
"Yeah salvage, it sure does pay well."
"Did you get the black pox?"
"Yeah, but you mean the black box."
"No, not really."
Brought Back was published in
Flashshot, July 2011.