Isles of the Blest (Ch.2)
(Future flash forward)
“I defeated Kronos before, did you really think that I couldn’t do it again?” the figure asked, looking down at the kneeling man, and shot him in the head. The kneeling man flew backwards, landing in a heap in a puddle of dirty water, which soaked his expensive suit. The figure lowered his gun, and sighed, stepping into the moonlight. It was a clear night, and cold, with a wind that promised that the rain from earlier would freeze. The figure was a young man, dressed in the black, military style uniform of the Ministry of State Security, its silver trim marking him as a junior officer.
The slight breeze ruffled his black hair, and his green eyes scanned the cityscape across from him. Trucks and jeeps of the Reserve Army buzzed back and forth between the various government buildings they had secured. A helicopter buzzed around the massive Patriots Memorial outside the Chancellors building. Smirking, the young man reached into a pocket of his unif