(Extended Original Draft) We are here, we watch the city. We are the ones who respond. If they come with hands open to take, or hands closed to hit. If they come with words that are false, or words that are threats. We are the ones who respond. We are here, we watch the city. […]
She was about to explain all this, how she had started as a Harlot and learned of body composition. How she joined the church and met her priest, and became one herself. How she later became recruited into the guard and became Leftenant-Commander, and how she uncovered a deep secret that forced her to become the stand-in Emperor.