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  • All he had to do to collect a week's worth of specimens was drag a collecting net alongside the speeding icerigger for ten minutes.

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  • The icerigger sailed on through an ocean of flag-waving spikes.

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  • A few minutes later both men could make out the sleek arrowhead shape of the icerigger racing toward the ridge at high speed.

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  • As he spoke, the smaller of the two craft edged close to the icerigger while its larger companion hovered well out of range.

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  • They couldn't return to the humanx settlement of Brass Monkey until Hunnar's crew, the sailors and soldiers of the icerigger Slanderscree, finished their reveling.

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  • There was no mistaking the icerigger for any other ship on Tran-ky-ky.

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  • As it was, by the time they were ready to leave, the icerigger was almost bursting.

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  • It was not a technique anyone wished to employ again since it could just as easily result in the destruction of the icerigger as in its safe passage to the southern ice sheet.

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  • If the icerigger hit the ramp at the wrong angle, it could fly off in any direction, including straight toward them.

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  • The underside of the icerigger was perfectly flat, since there was no water for it to cut through.

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