||DATUM: ČETVRTAK, 2014-11-13, 06:24:03 | PORUKA # 1|
LOKACIJA: Kwajalein-Bouvet Island
|вЂњSure.вЂќ The woman scanned the room and raised an index finger. вЂњKevin! Need you here for a moment.вЂќвЂњSo, do you think thereвЂ™s any chance youвЂ™ll have answers before the election?вЂќ she asked, once the server walked away.вЂњMom, you okay?вЂќ Kelly leaned over the back of the couch and landed a gentle kiss on SamвЂ™s cheek. |
“Then what, Lieutenant?” Esson’s voice was a little shaky.“There’s an old pumping settlement in the bottom of an impact crater just northeast of here. It’s a collection of scrap called Oasis about three clicks out on a radial of thirty-five degrees from the command transmitter. Set your navigational transceivers to those coordinates. Captain Marz here”—the pilot stood squinting in the blowing dust, managing to wave his hand slightly in reluctant identification—“will be flying cover and directing us below.”“WHAT HAVE YOU DONE TO ME?” ARDO SHUDDERED, his hand quivering on the trigger of the C-14 assault rifle.
It was then that Ardo heard the sound—an all too familiar sound. Drifting toward him on the breeze, he heard the cries, the anguish, the panic.
hour. Sometimes he hired a rickety bicycle and rode along the dusty road
“Look at me closely.” Merdith lay still, concentrating her dark eyes on Ardo’s face. “Look at my hair . . . look at it. Is that, uh, Melani’s hair?”“Fifteen days ago, outland colonist stations began going silent. Initial investigations resulted in lost recon squads. A subsequent reconnaissance-in-force ten days ago confirmed that this planet has been infested with what we now call the Zerg . . .”At least, now that the town was drifting in a glowing cloud to the east, they would not need to go in and clean up the dead.
Sam turned to find Mack holding out an invoice. She gave a final appraisal of the arrangement of the cabinets and displays, making sure everything was as she wanted it before the muscle men got away. While she was writing the check, Ivan Petrenko wandered over from the bookshop.вЂњI took the cake to my house,вЂќ Sam told him as they left. вЂњWe need to stop by and pick it up on the way.вЂќвЂњThe box holds many secrets.вЂќ