Space Flight 704, Chapter 9: Xarnash Destroyed
It took death to bring him around.
Knowing full well he would return to base, his enemy had waited until he was helpless and come back, weapons raining fire down on the already scorched planet.
Hearing them coming, Rex took a breath, exhaled and saw clearly what he had to do. In that moment, he was vaporised.
“…” thought Rex as his component atoms dissipated.