Derek finds an Engineer; a disgraced crew member from another Free Trader caught smuggling. Now the real work begins.
Derek starts searching for an Engineer and gets a visit from a woman who is mysteriously determined to travel with them, either as a crew-member or as a passenger.
Derek meets with the crew and they discuss their next plans. He then names a new first officer and finds the first downside to being the captain.
The start of a new adventure! Derek Kodai takes control of the Free Trader Grayswandir and contemplates the challenges facing him.