Turning History (21) (Tides of the Continuum)
Long after the loss of Sool, after humanity had rebuilt their numbers from just a few thousand to the trillions of lives, so long after the majority of people had forgotten how much they owed to a select few soldiers and warriors out of time, long after the past had done nothing but slept in silence for centuries, life continued for those who fight for peace, or at least the semblance thereof.
Evnya Theta wanted nothing for herself but to continue her small life, unknown by those ranked above her, unnoticed by those around her, nothing but a number in reports and war projections. She enjoyed the monotony and the anonymity that pervaded her life. Society was so entrenched in habit and traditions and regulation, any change was impossible. But you know what they say about impossible things. They’re fun to do.