Whose blood will spill, whose heart will break
Who’ll be the last to die for a mistake
– Last to Die, Bruce Springsteen
There had always been battles.
Leander thought there were memories before the fighting, but times like this, they were hard to pull up.
He hadn’t expected this to blow up into a full blown war. He hadn’t thought the crew of soldiers, Aelfgar’s crew, would be standing shoulder to shoulder with the U.S Army.
At least not openly. He’d served, not army but Marines. So had much of Aelfgar’s crew, before they took on the job of fighting Nedetakaei who got out of hand.
Now there were monsters on both sides of the battlefield and Leander was doing his best not to side eye the Oath-Breaking assholes. Continue reading