With the Dreadnought activated, Lowe's crew wins a game of chicken with Canard forcing him to retreat. With the ship still damaged, Canard returns with Hyperion to battle. Despite frail health, Prayer deploys in the Dreadnought to face Hyperion. Prayer must realize that a weapon of war can be used not just for killing people, but perhaps, to save lives as well. Will he learn the meaning of ASTRAY?