"-- sprawling.......shores?" Anallese blinks and shakes her head. "They actually consider this land? My bathroom is bigger than this!"
I fight to keep the sneer off my face. Thanks for the smartass comment kid. "Well," I reply in a patient tone, "it may be small, but with the Great Astros stabilizing the waves and storms for me, it's easier than fighting the hurricanes, water sprouts, tsunamis, - - "
"I understand Madam Sim," she said, walking forward, "but if they gave you a Weather Shield, how come they didn't- -"