The Bug-Shoe Detective: A Bright Night At The Office…(Continued 6)

Vance walked around to Tony’s back yard, calling out: “Hey, how’s the World’s Greatest Expert On Starshine tonight?” Tony’s big german shepherd Zen got up to greet Vance, tail wagging. Vance patted Zen on the head, and then pulled a piece of beef jerky out of his pocket and tossed it in Zen’s direction. It did not land on the ground. Not even close.
“I hope you realize that, if you feed him another one of those, we’ll have to vacate the neighborhood.” said Tony without looking up from his telescope. Zen looked at Tony, cocked his head and whuffed slightly, then put his head on his paws and turned his eyes up toward the stars.
“You see the star fall?” asked Vance. “Yup” said Tony. Vance queried: “Any idea where it came down?” “Yup. Out at Czar Nicholas.” said Tony in a serious tone.
Palien Green: The Bug-Shoe Detective – A Bright Night At The Office…(Continued 6)