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Ambient chimes. Glimmering green lights. Dream ether consumed distant memories. Grainy sleep crumbled from Kinari's eyes. Gradually details of the stasis chamber appeared.
"Are we there already?" She mumbled while stretching her arms above her head. Life-support tubing dragged across her face.
"Yes," an affectionate digital voice replied. "The ship has assumed orbit over Dhatu IV."
"Really? How long has it been?"