They were four of the greatest minds in the Universe: Two men and two women, all Psionic Primes, lost in an experimental spaceship billions of parsecs from home. And as they mentally charted the cosmos to find their way back to Earth, their own loves and hates were as startling as the worlds they encountered. Here is E. E. "Doc" Smith's classic science fiction novel -- one of the greatest space operas of all time!
Her hair was a brilliant green. So was her spectacularly filled halter. So were her tight short–shorts, her lipstick, and the lacquer on her finger–and toe–nails. As she strolled into the Main of the starship, followed hesitantly by the other girl, she drove a mental probe at the black–haired, powerfully–built man seated at the instrument–banked console. Blocked. Then at the other, slenderer man who was rising to his feet from the pilot's bucket seat. His guard was partially down; he was telepathing a pleasant, if somewhat reserved greeting to both newcomers.