Billy looked at Mihr and Theliel as they stood aside, waiting. “Don’t look at us. You’re the one who decided to miss the briefing,” Theliel said, holding up a hand. “Right! You missed a mandatory …Would you like to know more?
The words began to blend together in Billy’s mind. One recitation after another of the Lord’s Prayer flowed across his lips. Punctuation began to diminish, then fade altogether as one prayer flowed into another. Nearly …Would you like to know more?
Dodging Colonel Peters meant dodging everyone else on base who had either gold or silver as their collar insignia. Billy didn’t know what all the bars, leaves, and birds meant but he was certain they …Would you like to know more?