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Old 03-21-2020, 03:36 PM
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But since I'm here, what is your emergency, exactly?
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Old 03-21-2020, 03:52 PM
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Anne Reynolt had been a young woman when the Emergency came to Frenk. If history were written by the losing side, her name would be legend.
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Old 03-23-2020, 03:01 PM
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“Do you know your Bible?'
'Uh, not very well.'
'It merits study, it contains very practical advice for most emergencies.”
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Old 03-24-2020, 11:17 AM
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The trouble with being a priest was that you eventually had to take the advice you gave to others.
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Old 03-24-2020, 04:13 PM
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Here's some advice. Stay alive.
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Old 03-24-2020, 04:40 PM
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—-U 2!——


In play:

“HUDSON! This little girl survived longer than us with no weapons and no training. Right?”
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Old 03-25-2020, 04:29 PM
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Fight and survive... Love life! Too many people would rather be dead than be embarrassed or soiled. That is very foolish. Life is a brilliant and wonderful adventure. Never throw it away, and never hide from it.
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Old 03-26-2020, 06:01 PM
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Sometimes one must become something one fears or loathes in order for the greater self to survive.
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Old 03-27-2020, 02:30 PM
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A few survived to emerge onto the surface after the bombardment. They knew that they could live only for as long as their supplies and their machines lasted. There was nowhere they could go, nothing they could plan for. They did not give in. They did not know how to give in. They must have existed for months before they realized that, by a quirk of fate, a slim chance of survival existed.
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Old 03-28-2020, 12:01 PM
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If what they say is right we're none of us going to have time to do all that we planned to do. But we can keep on doing it as long as we can.
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Old 03-29-2020, 06:21 PM
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Yes, we're tired. Yes, there's no relief. Yes, the Cylons keep coming after us time after time after time. And yes, we are still expected to do our jobs!
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Old 03-31-2020, 05:40 PM
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Tell him the job didn't work out. We're not thieves. But we are thieves. Point is, we're not takin' what's his. Now we'll stay out of his way as best we can from here on in. You explain that's best for everyone, okay?
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"What were you in the war? That big war you failed to win? You were a sergeant, yeah? Sergeant Malcolm Reynolds ... balls and bayonets brigade. Big, tough veteran. Now you got yourself a ship and you're a captain. Only I think, you're still a sergeant, see? Still a soldier. A man of honor in a den of thieves. Well, this is my gorramn den, and I don't like the way you look down on me. I'm above you, better than! Businessman, see? Roots in the community. You're just a scavenger."
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Old Yesterday, 06:13 PM
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There were many, many times thereafter that Don regretted having enlisted - but so has every man who ever volunteered for military service.
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