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By David Gerrold

As tenacious extraterrestrial beings rework the wartorn Earth right into a reproduction in their personal terrifying international, a handful of scientists, squaddies, and voters prepares to struggle again.

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I had not kept track of the exact time but it must have been about ten minutes later that a man came in with our accounts. Sethos glanced at them, passed them over to us. Mine appeared to be accurate; I was about to sign the receipt when Gwen spoke up. " "Eh? " "My fare back dirtside. I had to deposit it in cash, no lOUs accepted. Your bank here charges nine percent on private loans, so it ought to be paying at least savings account rates on impounded money. Although time-deposit rates would be more reasonable.

But I did have her help and once I got my butt into his chair he was not going to get it out-until I got what I wanted. I sat still, kept quiet, and waited. When Mr. Sethos's blood pressure reached triggering level, he said, "Well? You've managed to bull your way into my office. " "I expect you to tell me. " "Eh? Don't be ridiculous. Mistress Novak has a one-room efficiency compartment, the smallest size in first class. The Senator from Standard Oil, if he came here, would be in a deluxe suite.

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