Elias, Smith and Jones

Elias, Smith and Jones

Elias, Smith and Jones by Mark English in Escape Pod, January 31, 2013

He chuckled to himself as he looked up at the wall of people in front of him. Political leaders, military leaders, space systems engineers; all desperate to hear the words of an aged ship’s monkey from the Frontier. All because he and his co-conspirators had blackmailed the solar system.