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by Ray_Of_Meep
Mon Mar 25, 2019 3:04 pm
Forum: IAS Edward Deming
Topic: Chapter 19: Adding Adlets
Replies: 122
Views: 11049

Re: Chapter 19: Adding Adlets

"Ecur squad leader, detain that soldier. He is not to speak another word until I say so." The commander gives a death glare, his ears glowing red. They're already in enough bull crap as it is. This moron of a man isn't going to make things worse. He then walks to move in front of the CQC speacialist...
by Ray_Of_Meep
Sun Mar 24, 2019 7:24 pm
Forum: IAS Edward Deming
Topic: Chapter 19: Adding Adlets
Replies: 122
Views: 11049

Re: Chapter 19: Adding Adlets

That's something the Taianese would do, given what we saw. Geiben simply nods. "Once we land, you are to stay put, both you and the Taianese soldier." He then opens a channel to Green-Thumb. "Captain, please have two of your soldiers prepare for our arrival; make sure they have their body cams on. ...
by Ray_Of_Meep
Sun Mar 24, 2019 9:36 am
Forum: IAS Edward Deming
Topic: Chapter 19: Adding Adlets
Replies: 122
Views: 11049

Re: Chapter 19: Adding Adlets

"Yes, I saw when I came in." The commander remarks as he examines the damage done to the control panels of the cockpit, then glances at Enid. Odd, no apparent injuries. The Taianese didn't seem to try to kill her either. Quietly, he taps his earpiece to record audio, then relaxes in his seat. "Green...
by Ray_Of_Meep
Fri Mar 22, 2019 2:09 pm
Forum: IAS Edward Deming
Topic: Chapter 19: Adding Adlets
Replies: 122
Views: 11049

Re: Chapter 19: Adding Adlets

"... Negative, Ecur squad leader." Geiben opens up his data pad to look around at the geography. "Based on personal ground observations, you have done your job. One man's shortcomings mean neither that of the entire squadron, nor your personal leadership. Simply have your CQC speacialist report to m...
by Ray_Of_Meep
Wed Mar 20, 2019 8:48 am
Forum: IAS Edward Deming
Topic: Chapter 19: Adding Adlets
Replies: 122
Views: 11049

Re: Chapter 19: Adding Adlets

"Enid? Rookie? Rookie?! " Geiben frowns as the shuttle's comms are cut, even though he told Enid to specifically keep them on. He glares at the Taianese momentarily, before opening a channel to Green-Horn on board IAS Edward Demming. "Green-Horn, start recording telemetry data on Enid's shuttle. I w...
by Ray_Of_Meep
Tue Mar 19, 2019 12:03 pm
Forum: Alliance Territories
Topic: [[IAS L. Ericsson Ep.1]] Scientific Survey
Replies: 21
Views: 2642

Re: [[IAS L. Ericsson Ep.1]] Scientific Survey

The Captain stares at the officer nonchalantly walk up onto the bridge, a somewhat annoyed face growing under his helmet. First the medical ensign, and now the science officer. First-born, the bridge isn't some market place! ... Well, it might as well be one, given how uneventful these exploration m...
by Ray_Of_Meep
Mon Mar 18, 2019 6:40 pm
Forum: IAS Edward Deming
Topic: Chapter 19: Adding Adlets
Replies: 122
Views: 11049

Re: Chapter 19: Adding Adlets

Geiben stands there, cooling his temper down as he taps his earpiece, initiating a recording sequence of his transmissions and the audio of his surroundings. He holds his hand up to keep his soldiers from opening fire, still keeping his back to his officers and friends, while staring down the Taiane...
by Ray_Of_Meep
Mon Mar 18, 2019 1:12 pm
Forum: IAS Edward Deming
Topic: Chapter 19: Adding Adlets
Replies: 122
Views: 11049

Re: Chapter 19: Adding Adlets

Geiben doesn't get a chance to reply to Enid as he almost drops his data pad at the sound of the Tigress interrogating him from behind. His neck snaps at the Tigress, but then is forced to snap at another direction, seeing the Taianese serpent further harass Sonia and Zenigata. His face starts turni...
by Ray_Of_Meep
Sun Mar 17, 2019 2:46 pm
Forum: Alliance Territories
Topic: [[IAS L. Ericsson Ep.1]] Scientific Survey
Replies: 21
Views: 2642

Re: [[IAS L. Ericsson Ep.1]] Scientific Survey

Seizon turns to the tigress, bringing up her portfolio underneath his helmet. Yuan's sister, right. "Permission granted, Ensign. Welcome to the bridge." The captain remarks through his helmet, before turning back around to look at the monitors, hands behind his back. She's overqualified to be a medi...
by Ray_Of_Meep
Sun Mar 17, 2019 2:24 pm
Forum: IAS Edward Deming
Topic: Chapter 19: Adding Adlets
Replies: 122
Views: 11049

Re: Chapter 19: Adding Adlets

"... I don't understand, Mr. Wazu." Geiben raises an eyebrow, looking at the Taianese. Are they whom he referred to? He then receives a ping from the Ecru squad leader and frowns, replying back with visible frustration on his face. "If he is a loose cannon, why did you authorize him to follow the Sh...
by Ray_Of_Meep
Sat Mar 16, 2019 10:18 pm
Forum: IAS Edward Deming
Topic: Chapter 19: Adding Adlets
Replies: 122
Views: 11049

Re: Chapter 19: Adding Adlets

"It's a pistol." Geiben replied flatly, raising an eyebrow back at the tigress. "Even this, considering our technological capabilities, is overkill." He glances at Hoshiko talking to Mr. Wazu, then the serpent snaking up to Zenigata and Sonia. What in the world? His eyebrows knit. "If your Vice Admi...
by Ray_Of_Meep
Sat Mar 16, 2019 9:07 pm
Forum: IAS Edward Deming
Topic: Chapter 19: Adding Adlets
Replies: 122
Views: 11049

Re: Chapter 19: Adding Adlets

Geiben checks his data pad and frowns slightly. Rookie? He shakes his head, then looks at the CQC specialist. Well, he does look up to the task. His cloak and his preference for melee should ease the minds of the adlets. Maybe. Hopefully. "Let's not create more potential for mistrust, 984. I'll affi...
by Ray_Of_Meep
Fri Mar 15, 2019 6:43 pm
Forum: IAS Edward Deming
Topic: Chapter 19: Adding Adlets
Replies: 122
Views: 11049

Re: Chapter 19: Adding Adlets

"Understood, Elder. Thank you for your advice." Geiben puts a hand on his chest and bows slightly. "Zenigata, and Sonia, I suppose, we'll be heading to the tribe to make the talks. Quarum, please accompany us as well. Hmm...." The commander considers the shaman's words. "Captain Green-Thumb, I'd lik...
by Ray_Of_Meep
Fri Mar 15, 2019 10:19 am
Forum: IAS Edward Deming
Topic: Chapter 19: Adding Adlets
Replies: 122
Views: 11049

Re: Chapter 19: Adding Adlets

With the bombardment of new developments, Geiben barely keeps a professional smile at the Taianese. They really ARE quite the piece of work. He glares at them one more time, before backtracking a few steps, nodding at Mr. Wazu, letting him take the reigns of handling them. He has the adlets and the ...
by Ray_Of_Meep
Thu Mar 14, 2019 10:07 pm
Forum: Alliance Territories
Topic: [[IAS L. Ericsson Ep.1]] Scientific Survey
Replies: 21
Views: 2642

Re: [[IAS L. Ericsson Ep.1]] Scientific Survey

If Yuan could see Seizon's face right now, which he has kept masked by his helmet, partially for situations like this, it was one of similar doubt as the tigress. The Taianese, unlike the Alliance, have done nothing for his people, save for taking the opportunity of the Black Out to impose their rul...
by Ray_Of_Meep
Thu Mar 14, 2019 6:19 pm
Forum: Alliance Territories
Topic: [[IAS L. Ericsson Ep.1]] Scientific Survey
Replies: 21
Views: 2642

Re: [[IAS L. Ericsson Ep.1]] Scientific Survey

An elf toils away on coarse soil of Gavreau's plateaus, underneath its blue and purplish skies, with a couple of destroyers from the 11th fleet orbiting far above, overhead. In the distance, rivers cut the brown and grey plateaus into distinct chucks, with cities hugging the cliff walls and skirting...
by Ray_Of_Meep
Thu Mar 14, 2019 11:57 am
Forum: IAS Edward Deming
Topic: Chapter 19: Adding Adlets
Replies: 122
Views: 11049

Re: Chapter 19: Adding Adlets

Geiben goes dumbfounded at Sonia's announcement of her relationship with Zenigata. Wait--- children? When did this happen? Why was this not reported to him?! The commander glares at Zenigata, stepping forward, almost ready to confront him, before forcing himself to a halt by planting his feet in the...
by Ray_Of_Meep
Wed Mar 13, 2019 8:10 pm
Forum: IAS Edward Deming
Topic: Chapter 19: Adding Adlets
Replies: 122
Views: 11049

Re: Chapter 19: Adding Adlets

"Certainly, Mr. Wazu." Geiben nodded, his eyes lit up at the mention of his homeworld. "If you want subsurface agricultural equipment, the Kukanyans of PESCEC are who you want to talk to. Granted, it's been a decade since I left Pacifica, so I out of the loop of what they're up to now. However, my m...
by Ray_Of_Meep
Wed Mar 13, 2019 9:45 am
Forum: IAS Edward Deming
Topic: Side Mission 05: The Forgotten Station
Replies: 71
Views: 6065

Re: Side Mission 05: The Forgotten Station

Geiben frowns, shaking his head. "Yes, I've become painfully aware of your dilemma. It's a curse, and if there was a way to resolve it, you would've done it already, given the resources we have available. And let's be clear here..." The commander grows stern. "I DO know the burdens medics carry, Doc...
by Ray_Of_Meep
Tue Mar 12, 2019 9:45 pm
Forum: IAS Edward Deming
Topic: Chapter 19: Adding Adlets
Replies: 122
Views: 11049

Re: Chapter 19: Adding Adlets

"Wise policy, doctor." Geiben steps out of the ship, stomping and testing the snow under his feet. His expression betrays a great curiosity, as the commander has never experienced snow, only the hot sands on Pacifica's beaches and a coarser kind on Eden. Crunching the snow for a few more seconds as ...
by Ray_Of_Meep
Tue Mar 12, 2019 9:24 pm
Forum: IAS Edward Deming
Topic: Side Mission 05: The Forgotten Station
Replies: 71
Views: 6065

Re: Side Mission 05: The Forgotten Station

"Come in." There's a gentle beep, before a small LED on the airlock lights up, opening up, revealing Geiben's private quarters. For that of an officer, it's sparse to a fault: his Virtual Reality bay that seems to also act as an independently pressurized sleeping pod, his closet built into the wall,...
by Ray_Of_Meep
Mon Mar 11, 2019 3:47 pm
Forum: IAS Edward Deming
Topic: Side Mission 05: The Forgotten Station
Replies: 71
Views: 6065

Re: Side Mission 05: The Forgotten Station

Geiben's eyebrows knit as he reads the doctor's message. Given any other circumstance push-back shouldn't be condoned, but considering its Zenigata's mental health that's on the line here, leniency has to be given. The commander replies. "I'll give you 12 hours. No more." It was probably best this w...
by Ray_Of_Meep
Sun Mar 10, 2019 4:05 pm
Forum: IAS Edward Deming
Topic: Side Mission 05: The Forgotten Station
Replies: 71
Views: 6065

Re: Side Mission 05: The Forgotten Station

"Indeed." Geiben looks at Wheatly with a degree of sympathy. Seems like a rather sad life working in only one place, only knowing that place, for years. All for what? Entertainment to the masses? They probably didn't even see him as human. Then again, neither did he himself when he was monitoring th...
by Ray_Of_Meep
Sun Mar 10, 2019 2:46 pm
Forum: IAS Edward Deming
Topic: Side Mission 05: The Forgotten Station
Replies: 71
Views: 6065

Re: Side Mission 05: The Forgotten Station

"Is that so?" Geiben contemplated, putting his hands behind his back. "So, to summarize, you are a character actor for this once functioning Wondertorium who was stuck in your character form. You have no recollection of what forced the employees and the visitors of the installation to evacuate. Do y...
by Ray_Of_Meep
Sat Mar 09, 2019 7:28 pm
Forum: IAS Edward Deming
Topic: Side Mission 05: The Forgotten Station
Replies: 71
Views: 6065

Re: Side Mission 05: The Forgotten Station

Geiben gives an incredulous look at Soffy, then looks back at Wheatly. This is going to be quite the tale to report back to command. Then again, weirder things have been done for entertainment. The commander waves his hand. "No, that won't be necessary, thank you. It seems, unfortunately, that the W...
by Ray_Of_Meep
Sat Mar 09, 2019 7:11 pm
Forum: IAS Edward Deming
Topic: Side Mission 05: The Forgotten Station
Replies: 71
Views: 6065

Re: Side Mission 05: The Forgotten Station

"Commander Geiben Folami." He replies, raising an eyebrow. "So you're a story teller, one who acts as a character? And in this case, you take the role of the Amethyst Beast? What stories do the doctors make you tell?"
by Ray_Of_Meep
Sat Mar 09, 2019 2:42 pm
Forum: IAS Edward Deming
Topic: Side Mission 05: The Forgotten Station
Replies: 71
Views: 6065

Re: Side Mission 05: The Forgotten Station

Geiben feels for his pistol as he leaves the CIC, making his way to the quarantined area where the man was held. Looking at his data pad, he frowns at the reports of one peculiar doctor aboard the ship. The commander sighs. He'll need to have a good talk with him. Who was the psychiatrist on this sh...
by Ray_Of_Meep
Wed Mar 06, 2019 5:53 pm
Forum: IAS Edward Deming
Topic: Side Mission 05: The Forgotten Station
Replies: 71
Views: 6065

Re: Side Mission 05: The Forgotten Station

The commander sighs in relief. It is done... for now. He stares at the screens, switching to displays of the away-team's vitals. Everything seems normal, save for the accelerated heartbeats, but that's par for the course, given what just happened. Excellent, no casualties. None of his crew is dying ...
by Ray_Of_Meep
Tue Mar 05, 2019 8:41 pm
Forum: IAS Edward Deming
Topic: Side Mission 05: The Forgotten Station
Replies: 71
Views: 6065

Re: Side Mission 05: The Forgotten Station

"Green-Horn." Geiben shakes his head somewhat. "She does have a point though. We need to solve this peacefully. Hmm... play back the video recordings we have of the encounter." The commander listens to the muddled audio while watching the video playback. "Di....al....turn..." The being said as they ...
by Ray_Of_Meep
Mon Mar 04, 2019 8:40 am
Forum: IAS Edward Deming
Topic: Side Mission 05: The Forgotten Station
Replies: 71
Views: 6065

Re: Side Mission 05: The Forgotten Station

Geiben watches the video feed, somewhat stunned at what just transpired. It is only after a few seconds that Ecru squad reaches him, and he replies with a slight hesitation. "... Yes, affirmative. Send out two teams of three to scout out the station. Each bring a drone to take the lead. Stay safe." ...
by Ray_Of_Meep
Fri Mar 01, 2019 7:50 pm
Forum: IAS Edward Deming
Topic: Side Mission 05: The Forgotten Station
Replies: 71
Views: 6065

Re: Side Mission 05: The Forgotten Station

Geiben grows nervous still, bringing his hands onto the central console. A drop of sweat starts rolling down his temple. The commander raises his voice as he watches the video feed. "Green squad! Whatever that thing is, do what you must to take it down! Code Red! I repeat, Code Red!" He grips the ta...
by Ray_Of_Meep
Fri Mar 01, 2019 4:57 pm
Forum: IAS Edward Deming
Topic: Side Mission 05: The Forgotten Station
Replies: 71
Views: 6065

Re: Side Mission 05: The Forgotten Station

The entirety of the CIC watching the video feed, one of the crew puts a hand to his mouth, trying not to puke. Geiben frowns, squeezing his hands together. He doesn't blame his crew member; it's an abomination. Scientific endeavor at its worst. The commander opens a channel to Zenigata, "Doctor---" ...
by Ray_Of_Meep
Fri Mar 01, 2019 12:49 pm
Forum: IAS Edward Deming
Topic: Side Mission 05: The Forgotten Station
Replies: 71
Views: 6065

Re: Side Mission 05: The Forgotten Station

Geiben brings his hands behind his back, playing with them nervously. He watches carefully as he monitors the bio-signatures of the away team, examining the video feed coming in. "Ecru squad, stay alert, be ready to assist Green Squad." "So... potentially a mad conglomerate trying to play with biolo...
by Ray_Of_Meep
Thu Feb 28, 2019 7:46 pm
Forum: IAS Edward Deming
Topic: Side Mission 05: The Forgotten Station
Replies: 71
Views: 6065

Re: Side Mission 05: The Forgotten Station

"Roger that, Soffy. Ecru squad, be advised, new... "squishy" headed your way." Squishy. For all Green-Thumb's professionalism that's quite the playful term for non-combatants. Geiben smiles slightly in amusement of himself before refocusing. "Green squad, you're practically right on top of the power...
by Ray_Of_Meep
Thu Feb 28, 2019 4:09 pm
Forum: IAS Edward Deming
Topic: Side Mission 05: The Forgotten Station
Replies: 71
Views: 6065

Re: Side Mission 05: The Forgotten Station

"Affirmative." Geiben nods to Soffy. "Even if it's not toxic, I'd still to know what it is though." He pauses, weighing the risks of pausing and continuing the operation. "Alright, Soffy, your turn. Acquire the sampling supplies Mr. Wazu and board a shuttle. Ecru squad, send three of your team and a...
by Ray_Of_Meep
Thu Feb 28, 2019 2:34 pm
Forum: IAS Edward Deming
Topic: Side Mission 05: The Forgotten Station
Replies: 71
Views: 6065

Re: Side Mission 05: The Forgotten Station

"I'ee, run another biosignature scan around the away teams' position. Green and Ecur squad, stay on guard; Code Orange. Have the drones perform a 3-D scan of the entire area. Do not move forward until the analysis is complete." Geiben turns nervous. After-all, this is his first instance commanding a...
by Ray_Of_Meep
Thu Feb 28, 2019 9:44 am
Forum: IAS Edward Deming
Topic: Side Mission 05: The Forgotten Station
Replies: 71
Views: 6065

Re: Side Mission 05: The Forgotten Station

The commander looks over the video feed coming back from Green Squad, then examines the structural data provided by the drones. "Captain, I'm detecting an abnormality in the walls, down along the corridor; marking it now. Behind it seems to be the source of the power surge." He evaluates his options...
by Ray_Of_Meep
Tue Feb 26, 2019 8:48 pm
Forum: IAS Edward Deming
Topic: Side Mission 05: The Forgotten Station
Replies: 71
Views: 6065

Re: Side Mission 05: The Forgotten Station

"Interesting." Geiben opens comms to the squad leaders. "I'm detecting a surge of power in an uncharted part of the station; marking it now on your maps now. May be linked to that weird lab and doctor glitch that showed up on the map Mr. Wazu opened. Probably worth checking out; I'll bet drinks for ...
by Ray_Of_Meep
Tue Feb 26, 2019 5:49 pm
Forum: IAS Edward Deming
Topic: Side Mission 05: The Forgotten Station
Replies: 71
Views: 6065

Re: Side Mission 05: The Forgotten Station

"Hmm..." The commander takes in the layout of the ship. "I'm seeing an elevator shaft, but due to the power fluctuations in the station, I need you to travel using the staircases instead. I put a waypoint into your suit systems that locates what seems to be the control room of this entire station. P...
by Ray_Of_Meep
Tue Feb 26, 2019 4:53 pm
Forum: IAS Edward Deming
Topic: Side Mission 05: The Forgotten Station
Replies: 71
Views: 6065

Re: Side Mission 05: The Forgotten Station

Geiben nods, agreeing with the wasp. "Negative, Mr. Wazu, I want you to stay in your spacesuits. Until we have a data log of what happened to this space station, I'm not going to let you out lest your risk infection." He then considers his options. Green-Thumb has a lot of experience, to say the lea...
by Ray_Of_Meep
Tue Feb 26, 2019 9:53 am
Forum: IAS Edward Deming
Topic: Side Mission 05: The Forgotten Station
Replies: 71
Views: 6065

Re: Side Mission 05: The Forgotten Station

"Hmm..." Geiben ponders. It's clear as day that something's wrong with Zenigata. Would it be justified to allow him to partake in this mission? How much of a risk is he to the away team? But then again, what are the consequences of denying him a chance to get some air? He looks over the data of the ...
by Ray_Of_Meep
Tue Feb 26, 2019 5:54 am
Forum: IAS Edward Deming
Topic: Side Mission 04: Exploration
Replies: 60
Views: 5266

Re: Side Mission 04: Exploration

"Alright." Geiben nods. "Thank you for listening to us." ----- Once the commander and Zenigata approach the IAS Edward Demming, he opens comms back to the CIC. "We're coming back unharmed, Captain Green Thumb. I'll debrief once we get back on the command deck. But first, please prepare the steriliza...
by Ray_Of_Meep
Tue Feb 26, 2019 5:40 am
Forum: IAS Edward Deming
Topic: Side Mission 05: The Forgotten Station
Replies: 71
Views: 6065

Re: Side Mission 05: The Forgotten Station

"Right." Geiben takes a glance at the new data on this abandoned station. "We'll play it by the books." He puts his hands behind his back. "Green-Horn, bring us closer, have our missiles and hyperspace drive ready, but not primed. Soffy, keep up the work and continue the scans on the station: hull i...
by Ray_Of_Meep
Mon Feb 25, 2019 1:48 pm
Forum: IAS Edward Deming
Topic: Chapter 18: New Blood
Replies: 46
Views: 4125

Re: Chapter 18: New Blood

"Fair enough." Geiben nods, then waves at the doctor. "Thank you for showing me the med bay, I'll see you later, doctor." He then readdresses Mr. Wazu. "Now then, is there any other area of importance I should know of for this ship? Perhaps you can bring me to meet the rest of the crew?"
by Ray_Of_Meep
Sun Feb 24, 2019 8:33 pm
Forum: IAS Edward Deming
Topic: Chapter 18: New Blood
Replies: 46
Views: 4125

Re: Chapter 18: New Blood

"Understood." Geiben activates his maglocks to walk normally, choosing a surface, walking along and looking around. He would've liked more, more turrets, more pods, better armor and shields, but considering this is a surveyor above all, he really can't ask for much. Besides, what Mr. Wazu has done w...
by Ray_Of_Meep
Sun Feb 24, 2019 5:11 pm
Forum: IAS Edward Deming
Topic: Side Mission 04: Exploration
Replies: 60
Views: 5266

Re: Side Mission 04: Exploration

Standing besides them, Geiben considers the best course of action. Regardless of what happens, he'll have to report the upper echelon of the occurrence here regardless. "We don't have the authority to aid your colonization efforts, but we can't just leave you be either. Hmm..." "You're not going to ...
by Ray_Of_Meep
Sun Feb 24, 2019 2:36 pm
Forum: IAS Edward Deming
Topic: Chapter 18: New Blood
Replies: 46
Views: 4125

Re: Chapter 18: New Blood

"It does seem like a bad idea to have the two close together." Geiben chimes in with Zenigata, though his mind is clearly somewhere else. "Can you bring me to our weapons bay? I want to check on our crew and our defensive capabilities. I already talked to Captain Green-Thumb. There's no way we'll be...
by Ray_Of_Meep
Sun Feb 24, 2019 1:43 pm
Forum: IAS Edward Deming
Topic: Chapter 18: New Blood
Replies: 46
Views: 4125

Re: Chapter 18: New Blood

Geiben nods. "I think that's a good idea, Mr. Wazu. Having modularity is never a bad idea." He looks around in the room, then turns back to the ship's eccentric owner. "May I ask for an additional command room? I'd like the redundancy in the event that the main bridge is destroyed; the Demming's def...
by Ray_Of_Meep
Sat Feb 23, 2019 10:47 pm
Forum: IAS Edward Deming
Topic: Side Mission 04: Exploration
Replies: 60
Views: 5266

Re: Side Mission 04: Exploration

Geiben's hands relax, but his face remains stern. "We're not trying to send you home because we think you're dangerous; like you said, that's not up for us to judge. But we can't guarantee the same outlook from the rest of the Alliance. We have a good reason to be leery, and admit it or not, you're ...
by Ray_Of_Meep
Sat Feb 23, 2019 10:10 pm
Forum: IAS Edward Deming
Topic: Side Mission 04: Exploration
Replies: 60
Views: 5266

Re: Side Mission 04: Exploration

"Agreed." Geiben clenches his fists, not out of aggression, but rather to keep them way from his own handgun. "Suppose you even stay out of your way and just asteroid hop from one place to another. Soon enough a less friendly nation will find your hyperspace signatures and track you down, maybe even...