“You did use your mind control on me. When we met. You…you brainwashed me. Just like the queen. You made me trust you.”
“Be fair. You were attacking me with a wrench.”
Oh, yeah, lets play the "fair game": Who injected an unwilling test subject with a deadly virus now? A wrench to the head seems like the correct response to me.
I hope this book is not aiming for endearing absent-minded old man for Earland, because he keeps hitting "ends-justify-the-means" mad-doctor with me and I utterly despise him.