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Vacation Time

It was murmured about a few weeks ago but Ender took the time (truly shocking stuff trust me) to write a corp mail that we are going on vacation so contract ships to the haulers.

While THC2 is a rather static presence in Molden Heath, occasionally they (and now we) do leave. It seems to be a once a year thing for a few weeks to maybe a month. We'll roll out to one of our secondary bases and bother the natives for a while.

I'll miss red space. It is currently home in a way no other place in the game is. Still, a new backdrop and some new experiences will be welcome. I don't know how long we will stay. A few weeks a month or two? As long as we find it interesting and the homesickness stays at bay.

I've packed some ships and some frigs. We're gonna play in null more. I packed PoohBear the secondary Sleip, leaving Sleipbear at home. Ammo is a go, Scimi is on the way. Should be interesting times.

I cooked a Cynabal as well. Sugar has Gallente Cruiser V in 5 days and will add them to her ship list. I fit it up (minus two rigs I need to pick up with my next ammo run) and then all the ships got contracted over to the carrier pilots.

Next Vacation I'll be able to move my own things. Nice thought for the future. Snowflake the Thanatos will be undocking soon enough (months still but lets pretend).

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  1. The anticipation for a trip to be taken is one of my favorite things though I will admit I end up packing things in advance and then usually end up in a "Hurry up and wait" stage, but still, gearing up to do something new and different is always exciting!

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