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His bow to me must have been calculated on a slide rule; it suggested that I was
about to be Supreme Minister but was not quite there yet, that I was his senior but
nevertheless a civilian — then subtract five degrees for the fact that he wore the ...
Dak was bending over a slide rule at Rog's side; Rog had a big sheet of paper
laid out in some complicated weighting formula of his own. A dozen or more of
the giant metal brains through the Solar System were doing the same thing that
The critical returns were coming in now and everybody kept quiet, letting Rog
with his pencil and Dak with his slide rule have peace to work. At long, long last
Rog shoved his chair back. "That's it, Chief," he said without looking up. "We're in.
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