A renegade's redemption: Chapter 1I'd never really cared about anyone in my life. And no one had every really cared about me. I was born six years before the Systems Alliance Parliament was founded and eight years before the Arcturus Station was completed. Turbulent times. Humans emigrated, to Demeter, Terra Nova, Eden Prime. Colourful names for exotic places accessible only to those who could afford the trip. Those that couldn't...A renegade's redemption: Chapter 1 by ~Selyna007
My entire childhood had revolved about survival. Hiding, stealing, dodging, the occasional shooting. Sure, we kids stuck together, in small, pathetic gangs more concerned with rites and dominance than with strategy that's how we got the food and the shelter but at the end of the day, it was every person for themselves. We cooperated because we had to, not because we had a choice.
The pattern lingered. It was like a blueprint embedded in my mind, a template by which all my actions were defined. Torfan. Eden Prime. Virmire. I never really cared.
Until a mysterious stranger