"Back in the pre-abduction days, I would have said, 'Take a load off Scully and watch Sergeant-Major Larry Dan Joe Bob kick some problem-child ass.' She would have arched an eyebrow and said, 'He's a drill sergeant, Mulder. Sergeant-Majors have much spiffier uniforms.' Then she would have proceeded to chew me out while my little heart went pit-a-pat pit-a-pat and I concentrated hard on nodding at the appropriate times.

The projected behavioral pattern for the post-abduction era seems to be a strained silence signifying all sorts of unspecified injuries and grievances."


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