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RE: starship-design: Re: Bugs again
> From: Bjorn Nilsson <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> On Wed, 14 Oct 1998, L. Parker wrote:
> > Bjorn,
> > > And the more you guys keep talking about the dangers of setling
> > > a "live" terran planet the more I wanna go there...
> > I want to go also, I just don't want to die on the shores of some
> > alien sea while a bug I can't even see turns my insides into jelly...
> Well, _I_ would be willing to take that chance. Heck I'd even go if it was
> certain that I'd die within a day or two. And I'm sure lots of other
> people will,
No way, because Kelly will stop you, Bjorn.
He even once stated that it will be better to kill you
rather than to allow you making such abhorrent deed...
> after all you can do a lot of research in a few days if you
> know what you're looking for... Maybe if the first ones to go are willing
> to make that sacrifice the ppl coming next can protect themselves.
> PS: Millions of ppl are sacrificed in wars at least once per century, why
> shouldn't we be prepared to sacrifice a few 1000's on something eternaly
> more worthwhile???
Again, because Kelly will stop you...
Maybe, instead of quarreling with Kelly again on this issue,
I finally can sit down comfortably in my computer chair
and watch you quarreling with him? ;-))