Holy good god DAMN that was good. Jesus. I've often admired DRG3, but he really outdid himself with this one.
If you've been reading the 24th century stuff since Destiny and you were looking for anything else from this book, I just don't know what to tell you.
That moment with Vaughn and Kira in the wormhole gave me chills. I just sat there saying "wow" out loud a few times.
Knocked. It. Out. The. God. Damn. Park.