"I'm starting to get cynical," I admitted.
"Get cynical?" snorted Lippy.
"What do you mean?"
"You've not got a good word for the Lunatic Legion."
"I have several good words for them, I just choose not to use them at the moment."
"I have complete faith in them."
"I know that they are completely business-focussed and that they can be relied upon to have planned each and every step of the way, including factoring in all the contingencies that may befall us, and that those same preparations will make it easy for us to just seamlessly engage with the business development process to an inevitably successful conclusion."
"You are such a liar!"