A Matter of Race and Character: Chapter 2A Matter of Race and Character: Chapter 2 by Xeno-Sapian
A Matter Of Race And Character
Recreation Deck, Hierarchy Vessel 'Arcadias' – 18:20 Zulu – 26th January 2183 CE
Crewmen were bustling up and down the passageway; the recreation decks' corridor practically heaved with the dozens of Arcadias service personnel who'd recently finished their shifts. Liaison Officer Valni Severan and Artificer Djamil Leptis walked between them, chatting animatedly as they strode in the direction of the training area.
"You've had them a couple of days now, what do you honestly think of the humans?" she asked the artificer.
"Sir?" Leptis seemed confused. "I gave you my opinion of our guests."
"You gave me an evaluation based on merit. I'd like to know how you feel about the humans muscling in on your turf." She flashed him a brief grin.
"Oh, those pesky humans coming in and taking our jobs!"