Abishag wants to know why she isn’t quoted more often.
“I didn’t know you wanted to be quoted.”
“Why should the youngsters get all the attention from our readers? You even gave them a cute nickname – Kibble Kids. Humph.”
“Abishag, I’m sorry. I didn’t mean to neglect you.”
“Well, you haven’t neglected me, exactly. Because I wouldn’t allow it.”
“Um – I’m fully aware of that. Should I try to figure out something to compensate for the youngsters getting more press coverage?”
“Finish the first book in the trilogy, so all our readers know how we three came to live with the old astronomer and Ptolemy before our mission began.”