- Taneel: [off-screen] Ahmis, your Ring! Re-dock with the Machito, and we can
- Ahmis: No, captain.
- Ahmis: There is no time to re-establish an airlock.
- Ahmis: Only one path presents itself:
- Ahmis: You must flee, while I distract.
- Taneel: No! We'll lay down a covering fire!
- Taneel: Skitter, swing us around to
- Ahmis: Forgive me if I access your systems
- Ahmis: to give you a nudge.
- [Machito goes voo voo voo
- [Machito goes 'VOOP]
- Ahmis: [in the language of the Makers] < I am Ahmis. >
- Ahmis: [in the language of the Makers] < Maker of 78 elevated Spirits in the Hall of Spirits. >
- Ahmis: [in the language of the Makers] < I surrender for my crimes, and turn myself over to the wisdom of the Colegium... >
- Ahmis: [in the language of the Makers] < ... may their Spirits illuminate the universe. >