Thorn: Kudzu. If even half of what I’ve heard is true — And it should be! You pled guilty!
But it’s not like you’re here as a fugitive. You have a government handler, a job, a therapist — this is official. How . . . ?
Kale: They said I can make up for what I did! No trial — no public spectacle — they quietly move me into rehab — I earn their trust . . . Then they put me to work. Doing things nobody else can do.
Thorn: You’re a Ceannic-Sønheic translator.
Kale: This is still in the trust-earning phase!