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`Read E-pub Õ Lucky Thirteen Ú Rookie pilot Halley s first drop ship commandA short story in the Terms of Enlistment universe KB A quick simple read that s fun and full of life Yes, sometimes objects seem to have a life of their own and take better care of us than otheradvanced things might our comfort factor This is an excellent exploration of this and if there s a weakness it s that it s to short Making the story a little longer would have made this one even better. One of my favourite episodes of Love, Death Robots was this one about a ship that is said to be the unluckiest but actually proves to be great in the right hands.Lucky Number Thirteen is so named for her serial number and after a few fateful incidents, she s almost feared for the bad luck she supposedly attracts But then she gets a new pilot, who neither believes in ships having characters nor in any sort of luck She ll find out that at least one of those assumptions is wrong.We thus get One of my favourite episodes of Love, Death Robots was this one about a ship that is said to be the unluckiest but actually proves to be great in the right hands.Lucky Number Thirteen is so named for her serial number and after a few fateful incidents, she s almost feared for the bad luck she supposedly attracts But then she gets a new pilot, who neither believes in ships having characters nor in any sort of luck She ll find out that at least one of those assumptions is wrong.We thus get to fall in love with the ship as much as her pilot did and I feel no shame when admitting that I shed a tear at the end of the episode and again when finishing this short story.I had no idea the episode was based on a short story but apparently most of them actually are, which is very cool Then I also found out that this and another one which I also read today and will be reviewing shortly was penned by a German author so of course I had to read the source material It s totally worth it, just like the Netflix series This is a short companion novella featuring Halley It was my least favorite book of the series Not a bad story but just didn t capture my interest as the others did. Her hull number wasn t actually 13 She wore a dark red 5 on her olive drab flanks But one of the grease monkeys had found her assembly number plate while swapping out some fried parts one day, and the news made the rounds that the unlucky ship s serial number was 13 02313 Not only did it have a leading and trailing 13 in it, but all the digits of her serial number also added up to 13 Thusly branded, she was named Lucky Thirteen , and put in storage as a cold spare until they needed an aiHer hull number wasn t actually 13 She wore a dark red 5 on her olive drab flanks But one of the grease monkeys had found her assembly number plate while swapping out some fried parts one day, and the news made the rounds that the unlucky ship s serial number was 13 02313 Not only did it have a leading and trailing 13 in it, but all the digits of her serial number also added up to 13 Thusly branded, she was named Lucky Thirteen , and put in storage as a cold spare until they needed an airframe for the new First Lieutenant Then they dusted her off, updated the computers, and handed me the keys A great military sci fi short tale about a pilot and her rusty old ship filled with action and hearth warming emotions.The story is the one who inspired the episode with the same name of the recent Netflix blockbuster series Love, Death Robots, a real good one that made me quickly start hunting for all the stories inspiring it after watching.This was my first step into Marko Kloos Frontlines space opera setting and I enjoyed it for good, sadly just have too many series in my to read list to add this too for now, but I really wanna readof it sooner or later