Never.. Ever suggest they don't have to pay you. What they pay for, they'll value. What they get for free, they'll take for granted, and then demand as a right. Hold them up for all the market will bear.
Total strangers trying to kill me make me feel right at home.
Taura nailed it. She'll do for m'lord, all right. And God help their enemies.
I have no right to risk. No, that's not quite correct. I have no right to failure. And I don't trust myself anymore. I don't know what's happened to my edge. Lost it in a strange land.
If suspicion was the deadliest possible insult, then trust was always right, even if it was mistaken.
Vorreedi stated dangerously, I am not a mushroom, Lieutenant Vorkosigan. To be kept in the dark and fed on horseshit, right. Miles sighed inwardly.
All right, Miles pulled Suegar to his feet, let's go preach to the unconverted. Suegar laughed suddenly. I had a top kick once who used to say, 'Let's go kick some ass,' in just that tone of voice.
Right or wrong, what I also saw was that you made an enemy, and left him alive behind you. Great charity. Bad tactics.