FIFTY-EIGHT

The judge read the charges, and kept reading. Milton couldn’t believe his ears. Six counts of this, seven of that. The two counts of interplanetary border violations were the most painful to hear, as he could only think of his lost sister, spinning into gravitational forever after falling from the asteroid wall.

What a waste of the Belt.

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