"The angle of incidence is equal to the angle of reflection..." Bookworm muttered.
"Huh? What're you babbling about?" Maser glared at him, at least insofar as his gaseous body allowed. "You know you're about to get zapped, right?"
"I was just thinking of physics..."
Maser fired. Bookworm lifted his improvised shield. The laws of physics manifested themselves...
"Ugh..." Maser lay on the ground, groaning.
"This is why you should stay in school."