"I can do 60 hours, Cap'n," Martha said, a smile tracing itself across her lips at the stranger's compliment.
"We have enough for bikes," Beth said. She stood and extended a hand to the stranger. "We have a deal."
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At Jonathan's abrupt manner, Vince's grin faded. "She's a little busy right now, Jon. But we can go see how it's coming..."
He led the way back to the little room where Beth was meeting with the stranger. He came to the doorway, just as the captain finished her sentence. "Cap'n? Got another visitor. Jonathan Wells. Says he needs to talk to you."
Beth smiled at the Stranger. "See you in 60 hours."
Turning to Jon, she said, "Come on in."