- Emperor Cruz: Very well, then. Hold your position for 12 hours: I'll have El Puno or the director of interlligence call you with any info they can find on "blue jungles".
- Taneel: Roger that. Machito out.
- [hologram turns off with a fa-boop.]
- Nosh: Hey I feel like that went wells.
- Taneel: Meh. Does any conversation with the Emperor go "well"?
- Nosh: I dunno! I feel like I see liddle wink, liddle smile. He appreciate the call.
- Taneel: I don't know why you're paying that man any courtesy, Nosh.
- Nosh: Because! Is too much fighting! We fight Vinns! We fight Makers! We gifht gingivitis! We don't need to fight our Emperor!
- Taneel: Nosh, that man literally jailed you for murder.
- Nosh: Pfft! Why not five second chance for pal-times!
- Nosh: Pal-times for pals!