Captain Jerry T. Kurt beemed proudly at his bridge. And Why not? To get the chance to captain the U.S.S. Eureka would have been the honor for any captain, but for Kurt, fresh out of StellerGroup Acadamy…
“Mr. Schlock, set course for the Derughium system”, Kurt said, leaning back in his captain’s chair.
“Aye, aye” came the prompt reply. The expressionless face of the Hephaestian was light by from below by the instrument panel he was working on.
The mighty hyperdrive engines hummed with power as they accelerated the starship through space at several times the speed of light. Suddenly, the ship shuddered.
“Emergency!” cried the helmsman. “Something has stopped us dead in space!”
“But what the hell is it?” the captain wondered…
You say “cheesy” like that’s a BAD thing.