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"Atmospheric entry complete, arrival at Nos Astra docks, fifteen-point-seven-three minutes,"Core announced, the turbulence that had shaken the ship a moment before dissipating as quickly as it had come.
"Oh no, ahead of schedule for once. Clearly the end times are upon us," Ria gasped, a smirk hidden by her mask.
"Creator-Shepard, I do not think our ability to arrive at our destination in a shorter timeframe than expected is any indication of-"
"I know Core. It was a joke." Ria sighed, cutting the geth off before he finished. "Of all the skills you were programed with, they couldn't bother giving you a sense of humor."
"It was deemed unnecessary to-"
"That was rhetorical, Core, rhetorical." Ria sighed again, more bemused than annoyed at the geth's response.
Stepping down from the CIC, Ria spoke quickly. "Tell Laura and Tarran to meet me at the airlock in fifteen minutes. You're acting XO until we get back. No one els