They watched it on the viewscreen for a while.
"This doesn't mean anything," said Docker. "In a theoretically infinite universe, there's bound to be seeming patterns that crop up. A truly random sequence can manifest apparent runs or sequences as easily as random noise."
They watched the viewscreen a little longer. The object spun gently in space: a perfect replica of the Holiday Inn from downtown Boardman, Ohio, back on Earth. An escaped chocolate mint ricocheted off of the exterior camera.
"What I want to know is how they can justify those prices," said Waslo.
"Supply and demand?" Eretri suggested.
September-October 2015 Issue
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