Slow Ones, The

2005-12Draco Tavern Short StoryAnalog, December 2005
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Draco Tavern, The
Rick Schumann Surf a glacier with The Slow Ones!

First appeared in Analog, December 2005. Not all aliens move at our pace. Rick Schumann introduces a hustling reporter to some slow-moving aliens, then invites him to come back in the spring when they'll have had time to reply to his e-mail.