Newly promoted Guardian First Class Kathris Reinhardt is assigned to a special mission by Senator William Lynch and head of Vantage International Arandis Scott. They are sent across the Talwyn border with one purpose. To extract the unique Talwyn crystal technology before their military can respond.
Sir Walter Mathis
Doctor Lyndon Brennan
Senator William Lynch
Chronology note: This takes place one month after The First Lesson, and two months prior to the war. It occurs at the same time as Zenith.
Status: First draft posted.