The Fall of Nenkur
Her voice was steady, and her injuries ached as though they were mine. Fracture of left radius. Fracture of left third distal phlanges. Hull breach on Etrepa deck. Minor concussion. Power loss to ventral cannons. Partial power loss to main drive. Possible detached retina.
“You promised we’d be spared.”
“And so you will be,” said the Usurper’s lackey. “But you can’t imagine we’d let a ship go to waste.”
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