||DATUM: ČETVRTAK, 2014-11-13, 08:26:26 | PORUKA # 1|
LOKACIJA: Kwajalein-Bouvet Island
|What exactly had those backwater settlers found? He had agreed to send assistance, but was it really worth his while to investigate?Koronis studied the coordinates, quickly calculated how long it would take the expeditionary force to go there. He sent his thought clearly to Amdor. “Judicator, this signal offers us the opportunity to return to Aiur with some measure of honor and success—not as complete failures. If we can indeed find an important Xel'Naga device, we will accomplish our mission of discovery and return to Aiur as heroes. We can bring hope to our people.” |
Although the idea of being even farther away from Free Haven had its appeal. . . .Duke grabbed his communications intercom and shouted into it, hoping that his orders would be heard through the cacophony of ground combat. “Close up ranks! Fall back to the protection of—”The monsters' fang-filled jaws opened all the way back to their stunted leather ears, and black soulless eyes stared at her as the creatures reared up in defiance of this mechanical foe.
As soon as she had accepted the tugging in her mind and moved in response to it, the call became clearer. Octavia moved across the ground, knowing this could be a trap. The mental beckoning could be a siren song luring her to her death. But she didn't think so. Why would their enemies bother? A simple colonist like her was meaningless, irrelevant to any objective the three opposing forces might have.As the echoes of the boom rippled across the valley, startling small rodents that eked out an existence among the hardy scrub brush, a Protoss Observer from theQel'Haappeared and hovered high in the sky.The hull of the robo-harvester, once a gleaming cherry red, was now faded, scratched, and pitted. The engine ran as smoothly as a lullaby, though, and that was all Octavia cared about.
“Of course, General. I understand.”
yearning possesses you, so that you are driven to a perilous,He looked like an overblown schoolboy, and though I felt so sorry
вЂњI donвЂ™t know how to thank you, everyone.вЂќTwo minutes later, he pulled into her long driveway and brought the white-and-brown SUV to a halt. She leaned across the console full of computer and radio equipment and kissed his cheek.She watched the white-haired bear of a man settle at one of the tables with a slice of pumpkin cheesecake.