From ‘The Last Laugh’ in FutureQuake 16, by Karl Stock and Chris Fenoglio. To be honest, if he wanted the last laugh- I’d let him.
There’s an old line- ‘In space, no-one can hear you scream’ Remember that? Well, I bet the poor radio operative this guy is talking too wishes he couldn’t hear what is being said here, either! From ‘Generations’ by Russell Norriss and David Frankum.