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Panel 1: Tahmaseb: "You sponsor shidafu students. You have that program."
Panel 2: Sahar: "Oh, the research group. I'm sorry Tahmaseb, did ya think that because ya could've chosen to join the group that I'm operatin charity?"
Panel 3: Sahar, with a suddenly more cheerful tone: "Maida, I support number of Zhongshan students by providin low-interest loans in exchange for some work they do for me. Nothin strenuous, just lyke some codin work that falls within their skill set."
Panel 4: Sahar: "It's lyke small group. Very small part of my overall business. So ya understand I can only afford to sponsor the very best."
Panel 5: Tahmaseb: "That's why you need Maida. She is the very best. Coding is her specialty."
Panel 6: Sahar quickly opens up a holographic screen and looks it over. Sahar: "Hm. That's not what shidafu have on file for her. Tchk. Their standards are slippin!"