Despite my first officer's nearly irrepressible desire to test the new quantum slipstream engine, we've managed to keep a fairly slow...and therefore fairly steady...course to Deep Space Nine, where we expect to grant last shore leaves and pick up a few final crew additions.
I hope to have my head engineer and pilot aboard by the end of the week.
Then, as Dax would say in her charmingly Earth imitative manner, we put the pedal to the metal...
::holds finger over save key, debating...maybe at this point, short and sweet is best...especially since the sweet wears thin fast when certain Trill are part of the topic::
::punches it, settling back in already creaky chair with the vaguest sense of satisfaction::