'...anyway, my boss tried telling him that I've only been there a couple of weeks, and have absolutely no experience working with that combat simulation program, but he wasn't taking no for an answer. So now I have to get up to speed on the code for the thing, and work with a bunch of Marines for the next two months or so, and...'

Tony burst out laughing.

'It's not funny, Uncle Tony!'

'Sure it is, Katie! You didn't think you'd escape entirely from the family business, did you?'

He was still chuckling when she hung up on him with an exasperated shriek.