A quote from “The Big time”

“Woe to Spider! Woe to Cretan! Heavy is the news I bring you. Bear it bravely, like strong women. When we got the gun unlimbered, I heard seaweed fry and crackle. We three leaped behind the rock wall, saw our gun grow white as sunlight in a heat-ray of the Serpents!…”
“I don’t know how she does it, but she does–in English, too. That is, when she figures she’s got something important to report…Beau claims that all the ancients fit their thoughts into measured lines as naturally as we pick a word that will do.”
–The Big Time, by Fritz Leiber
Now the GA players know from where Iolaus gets it.

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