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Old February 21 2012, 09:10 PM   #16
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"I never make mistakes,"

"Really? I've never met anyone who doesn't make mistakes"

"I made a mistake once...no wait, that was someone else, my mistake I was right the first time."
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Old February 21 2012, 09:12 PM   #17
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Well, given what a hoary old joke that is, it's gotta be a Peter David book...
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Old February 21 2012, 09:17 PM   #18
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it's a New Frontier joke. McHenry said it....

Martyr?
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Old February 21 2012, 09:20 PM   #19
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Made me think Tev for a moment ... not in style, but in sentiment.
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Old February 21 2012, 09:47 PM   #20
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Well, given what a hoary old joke that is, it's gotta be a Peter David book...
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it's a New Frontier joke. McHenry said it....
Martyr?
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Well you guys have the right author and character...just not the book.
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Old February 21 2012, 09:48 PM   #21
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Fire on High?

(pretty sure it's an early one)
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Old February 23 2012, 04:19 PM   #22
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Not Fire on High but you guys are definatly close
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Old February 23 2012, 09:52 PM   #23
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The Quiet Place
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Old February 23 2012, 10:01 PM   #24
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Here's a clue:

Peter David took half the time to tell this story than he usually does.
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Old February 23 2012, 11:52 PM   #25
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"Death after Life"?
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Old February 23 2012, 11:57 PM   #26
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This might give it away, here is another clue:

The blurb on the cover reads:
Captain Calhoun must face his own dark past!
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Old February 24 2012, 12:17 AM   #27
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^Well, that rules out my guess. The "half the time" clue made me think it was the NF short novel in Mirror Universe: Obsidian Alliances, but Calhoun isn't a captain there and it doesn't have a specific one-line blurb on the cover.
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Old February 24 2012, 12:22 AM   #28
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You have the right line of thinking there with the length of the book
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Old February 24 2012, 12:29 AM   #29
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Then you lost me. That's the only NF work I can think of at that length (there were the original four really short ones, but those were even shorter).
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Old February 24 2012, 12:31 AM   #30
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Then you lost me. That's the only NF work I can think of at that length (there were the original four really short ones, but those were even shorter).
Its one of those 4 lol. (I remember they were short but its been years I guess I was thinking they were at least half lenght)
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