||DATUM: ČETVRTAK, 2014-11-13, 08:12:01 | PORUKA # 1|
LOKACIJA: Kwajalein-Bouvet Island
|“Can't you just sum it up and we'll take a vote and get out of here?” Shayna Bradshaw yelled from the audience. “My irrigation system is clogged again, and—”Koronis raised his three-fingered hand. “I am the commander of this Protoss force. I would be a fool to dismiss any vital intelligence, regardless of its source.” |
Marz managed to get hisVixenonly a hundred yards to the west before it exploded, sending shards raining down throughout Scenic Outpost. It crashedinto the ravine just west of the base, burning furiously as the hypergolic tanks collapsed.“Keep running, you dogs!” Breanne breathed through the com channel. Her own voice had an edge to it Ardo had never heard before. Was she winded or just afraid? “Keep running and don’t look back!”
chow. I’ll be back before you know it.”
The general gestured toward the screen. “You can see with your own eyes, Lieutenant—and I've never been one to sit around on my hindquarters gathering background information when it's time foraction.”
“Bren, General. It'sBren.”So far, she had worked without rest to guide the Zerg back into a ferocious force that was destined to conquer the galaxy. This mission to confiscate the Xel'Naga artifact had been a test for her. She had wanted to demonstrate to herself that her Zerg were undefeatable, that the destruction of the Overmind had been merely a fluke. The Queen of Blades was stronger, braver, more ambitious.Nobody among the colonists ever suggested going back, though—especially not Octavia and Lars Bren.
for her to command. “Let’s do this together. We’ll start with the north barracks and then—”“Sure!” Cutter replied, carrying his own duffel bag easily over his shoulder with one hand. “It’s always fun to watch brothers go at it. The best times I had were with my own brothers . . .”Their formation was much smaller than it had been earlier in the day. Ardo counted heads as they marched. The platoon of Marines was down by about half. Ekart, the second Firebat from his own squad, was missing and presumably either shredded or smashed flat on the floor of the Basin somewhere around Oasis. The same fate apparently had been visited upon Collins and Esson.