Symbols are the key to telepathy. The mind wraps its secrets in symbols; when we discover the symbols that shape our enemy's thought, we can penetrate the vault of his mind.
— Lady Deirdre Skye - "Our Secret War", Sid Meierís Alpha Centauri
"Captain Raynor, I've finished scouting out the area and... You pig!"
'What? I haven't even said anything to you yet!"