Atmospheric processing was where the mutineers made their last stand. The elite gave the order to retake the facility, rendering well over ninety of the station uninhabitable. They would rather die than give into the demands of the lessers.
“Or rule a graveyard then share power,” Marc said.
The most powerful families had secured themselves into one of the hydroponics bays over the working fusion generator. There was plenty of water and food to be had in there, and more than enough drones to ensure a direct attack failed.
“If only they knew about me,” Marc said.
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