The Soviets reached Mars first. Theirs lips remained sealed. What drove them to secrecy?
“This him eh?”
I could not see out of my left eye nor talk. Generalis made sure of that. Blood was everywhere, even in my goddamn mouth. Lost some teeth as well and gained a bruised eye in action.
My stomach dropped at the question, and an instant feeling of nausea filled my body. I had only a few moments to answer before they realised something was not right…
“We’re being followed,” I whispered. Light snow began to fall, erasing any of the minimal warmth that existed previously. Ice pricked my skin repeatedly, numbing my body.…… Read more “Winters Breath – Part 2”