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The Long Night Between Stars
Part 1: "Humility"
If I can say "I survived The Attack of the Evil Dwarf Queen" and at the end of the day retain my sense of dignity, I can consider it a good day's work. If my friend tells the whole clan about The Attack of the Evil Dwarf Queen and Chaunn's Utter Mortification at the Claws Thereof and I still retain my dignity, why, I'm very brave indeed! If my barking-mad father decides to write a drinking song about it I'm obliged to throw in the towel, drink my shots, and sing along with the rest of the guys.
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The yautja arbiter, Chaunn'tne-di, found an unexpected message waiting for her from the head of her local precinct. She opened the message on her datapad, and she snarled invective at old Fleh'renne as she read the first few words.
Arbiter Chaunn, respectful greetings. You're going to take some tim