"-further reports regarding the decision of the council to continue expansion will be reported this evening. In other news, a group of men were injured today following an accident that occurred just outside an archeological dig-site. The dig-site's supervisor-"
"Wha-yeah, sorry." Hope snapped out of the daze he was in as he watched the local news updates on one of the screens on the wall, "Sorry, what were you saying?"
"What exactly happened? Are you hurt?"
"I'm fine Dad, really." Hope shifted the communicator in his hands, "I'm more concerned about the others and the damage done to the dig-site. I finally reach a breakthrough and then something like this happens... I'm just glad we at least got the one artifact before it all went to hell."
"You have to know the risks of digging that deep into the past."
"And you can't blame me for wanting to know more about the people that gave us this future." Hope countered, rubbing the bridge of his nose and adjusting his glasses,