The infantryman happened to spot the rogue as he peered through his scope, sweeping the area to check for bogies as the Prime Army rapidly descended the cliff and made their way towards the wreckage. He didn’t hesitate. A pull of the trigger and the person across the water dropped like a rock in the sand. Return fire was instant and it was brutal.
Prime Army soldiers hid behind crevices in the ridge walls. Merriment renegades found cover on the beach wherever they could. The firefight lit up the bay.
Boren Prax dodged an errant blast and lowered himself into the cold waters to wait out the battle.