- "The engineering lieutenant was a slight man, maybe twenty-eight or thirty years old, with a craggy face surfaced with pocked sallow skin, reddened by the climate. Calculating brown eyes, competent-looking hands, and a sardonic air which, Miles sensed, might be permanent and not merely directed at himself."
- ―Miles meets Lt Bonn[src]
A sharp man, he realized immediately that Miles' placement on Kyril Island was suspect – that there must have been strange machinations happening behind that posting. He also took his job as a leader very seriously, to the point of joining his men in their semi-mutiny against having been ordered to clean up a fetaine spill.
- The Vor Game chapters 3-6