Alvyn Karffard, the exec, who had been with Harkaman longest of all.
On the other hand, an Exec would probably go all to pieces in a burner.
And, since he was the ranking Exec, he was expected to give some sort of answer.
Even the captain of the ship would only be a Class Two Exec.
Let's see, he had to produce enough for all the exec personnel in the district.
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