Define ‘mercenary’

Define ‘mercenary’

Can the Cortii be called ‘mercenaries’? Well, I had an interesting contention a couple of weeks back that no, they couldn’t, because they undergo intensive training and have a command structure, so I thought I would look up the question and see if...

Through the Hostage Prologue

Prologue: Face to face, after days of careful observation, Ilan’s black hair was slightly wavier than she had remembered, and the deep green of her eyes was colder. Otherwise, excepting the changeful pattern of scars, her commander looked remarkably similar to the...