1043. You mentally create a permanent 4th party member, yourself, replete with riveting backstory, fighting skills, and one-liners, who is much wiser and shrewder than the Exile, because -- duh -- the old lady is the bad guy. And you're more attractive than the Exile, too.
Atton: I knew it! That stupid T3 unit stole our ship! It's probably joyriding through the system right now, laughing at us... laughing at *me*.
Atton: And another thing - stop being all noble around her, in your big hero way. She sees right through your little act. She likes honest guys, not guys who run around being unselfish and heroic all the time.