The two combatants lock blades, the Sentinel staring at Zepar with a blank expression.
"So let's see what's in store for us this time," Topside quips. To Sprocket, he says:
"I assume you know where the front door on this thing is?"
Sprocket nods his head enthusiastically; as impossible as the situation was, the chance to explore a functional colony ship was one he couldn't resist, in spite of himself. He points up to one of the spokes of the craft's ring, which passed through and out the other end of the gunmetal band.
"The main entrance is at the end of that rotor," he informs our heroes.