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Google Translate, Thank you

I've said it, everyone says it, the website says it, but Eve is a single server with a global community. I don't think people realize how fucking cool that it is how useful Google translate can be. I can have a conversation with someone from Russia because of Google translate. It is not perfect but both sides appreciate the effort that the other takes to communicate with them.

It's amazing in my opinion.

Anyways...

I really need to improve my PvE abilities. I'm not sure how I plan to go about that but I need to do something. It would make the entire isk making process faster and allow me to hoard my complexes to myself.

I've been eyeing the big stack of PI loot from the POS that went down the other day. Its about 50mil in stuff. What I've decided to do it just load it up and drag it to high sec with me when I do sale runs. I wound up doing one such run tonight because while I am calmer about sitting on ISK I am not super calm about it.

I'm not able to do stuff like make sell orders instead of sell to buy orders and leave things alone if the price is reasonable and not over tweak. However, gaining that ability has been hard. I want the isk now not in 3 days when it sells.

But, it pays off. My 500mil loan was also repaid today. I then purchased another oneiros. This way I have a spare just in case. My ships are slowly building up... kinda.

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