The Curious Case of Tom Mallard

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The Estate monitors the active recursion miners it knows about, including one Tom Mallard. To date, Mr. Mallard hasn’t done anything especially dangerous, which is why he remains on the Estate’s “watch” list instead of graduating to the “lock up” list—or the “eliminate with prejudice” list.

With the current surveillance team pulled away for a more urgent mission, a training opportunity has presented itself. A one month recce would be the perfect first mission for the Estate’s newest team of operatives. Provided that Mr. Mallard is as harmless as he appears, of course.

The Curious Case of Tom Mallard

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