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Chapter 31[]

Silent enim inter arma: Tribunals[]

Unity City
North America, Terra
Sol Star System
Republic of the Sphere

[Witnesses on the Stand.. ]

"Prosecution calls Doctor Harrison Yamada of the Tokyo Psychiatric Institute."

"What is this in connection to, Colonel?"

Haskins paused, "Speaking to the mindset of the defendant."

Harrison Yamada was a Eurasian man in his forties, in a neatly trimmed, fashionable pale-gray suit.

He was sworn in and took his seat.

"Doctor Yamada, can you explain to the court your purpose in being here?"

"I have been asked to do a psychographic workup for a criminal investigation." Yamada said.

"Have you experience in doing this?"

"I am considered competent by my peers, a few awards here and there for my work in both therapeutic and investigative forensic psychology.  Normally I'm working in my lab or instructing graduate students, but this case was...interesting."


"Profiling this subject was quite interesting.  Normally in these cases, I don't get the opportunity to observe a subject in person.  This patient is a gift that keeps giving insights, she's utterly fascinating in the way her pathologies play off one another..."

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