Flash Fiction: The Oath

They buried the last colonist: A child beside her parents.

10,000 unarmed souls slain, all praying the legion would arrive in time.

They did not.

The space marine oath is to protect.

Donning armor, checking weapons…

It became their vow of vengeance.

 

 

 

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