Internal Politics go go go! Also inquire about fuel to the dock workers.

Panel #1
The gentleman in the back who knelt as we arrived approaches.

After telling us - at length - what an honor it is to have us back, he answers our query regarding fuel.

"Most of the diesel we used during the war was captured from the Ico-heads, sir. These times we use steam mostly. The fort has a small reserve, though. Would you like me to direct you to the commander?"