“We lost the scuppers long ago. Space! With the blind jumps we took through hyperspace, it's lucky we didn't land up in a sun's belly. They couldn't have followed us even if they outranged us, which they didn't. He sat back and loosened his collar with a jerk. “I don't know what those Empire boys have done here. I think some of the gaps are out of alignment. “I take it, then, you're trying to get to the Foundation. “I'm calling the Association—or trying to. “The Association? Who are they?” “Association of Independent Traders. Never heard of it, huh? Well, you're not alone.
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