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Assault on Touphan pt2
Assault on Touphan
Chapter 2 - Discovery
Lenz and the other sergeants waited for the briefing that would finally tell them why they were in orbit around Ryza, the famed forge world. The bridge was packed with men; the sergeants, the captain, the ships bridge crew and the ships female navigator who sat meditating on a steel pedestal to one side of the area. The bridge was brightly lit and exquisitely ornated, the rest of the interior was furnished in a similar fashion, which lead more to the question of; why were they here? Normally troops were transported in bulky, slow ships not a sleek blockade runner like this one.
The ship's captain got up out of his throne and gestured to Captain Jokarn; "You may begin, captain." He said. "I shall take this oppurtunity to inspect the lower decks."
Jokarn nodded his thanks and stepped onto the throne leaning against its cast iron sides. "Gentlemen I expect you're all wondering why we're here above Ryza, none the least in the mid
I comprise many lives. |
I am a soldier of glorious war against the enemies of Man.
I am a renegade, rallying the races in a fight against an implacable foe.
I am a miner, plying the endless expanse of space in search of profit.
I am a pilot sailing between the stars, putting my enemies to the torch.
I am a knight in service of my liege lord and king.
I am a living monument; I represent your absolute best, and your abysmal worst.
I am you.