Concerns

To: Lt. Gatwick

From: J.

Fwd: Concerns of Team

Good evening Lieutenant,

Upon conducting my investigations of the current analysis team within the CAF, I have discovered a number of discrepancies, a number of which I have notified you of prior (refer to email A617 sent 1500 09.07) which you have proceeded to ignore and take no formal action.

Below, find attached an excerpt of an interview I uncovered during a pull of corrupted data entries, and find that my stance still remains unchanged. There is reason to be concerned for your teams, and those you believe you have the trust of.


ATTCH: PSYCHOANALYSIS INTERVIEW

SUBJECTS: Dr. Alan Werth, Captain T.Helms

WERTH: -and how do you feel?

HELMS: Oh, just dandy. Tip top. Bloody chipper.

WERTH: Tay.

HELMS: What do you want me to say? That I’m fine with the fact that I’m it? That I’m the only one? Yeah, makes me feel fantastic.

WERTH: Have a look at this. Tell me what you see.

HELMS: Bugger me. I don’t know, a void? Blackness? The empty space. The Drift.

[Pause]

HELMS: What? Doc, I don’t want to be just sitting here-

WERTH: You know we can’t send you back up.

HELMS: What? Why! I have every right!

WERTH: You’re clearly unfit for duty. You appear to have dissociation tendencies whenever you refer to the Drift, and you haven’t stopped itching at your finger since before you sat down.

HELMS: I got an itch to scratch, who cares! Doc, you know you can’t afford to be pulling me out. Get me a new bird, a new squad. I’ll be up there! Up where I need to be! You need me!

WERTH: It’s out of my control, Captain.

HELMS: I just- what’s this?

WERTH: A card.

HELMS: I can see that. The number… is this- is this the Fractured? Are you seriously asking me to contact them?

WERTH: I’m not asking you to do anything. But, you do want to fly, don’t you?

HELMS: Ashen stars, Doc. Vigilantes is the best you have for me?

WERTH: Unless you want to be grounded, waiting for a chance that won’t come.

HELMS: Beats the boredom I suppose.

TRANSCRIPT END


The self-labelled ‘Fractured’ are again taking in those who are deemed unfit for military service and as such are endangering those in the fight. Requesting permission to cease investigation and retrieve any details regarding the terrorist movement. The team still has no evident suspicions of my presence, so the decision is at your discretion.

Regards,

Seeker J.


The Ended Saga is a collection of excerpts following the mysterious conflict in a universe beyond our own. No truth is clear, but it is out there. Continue the search…

Photo by Spring Fed Images on Unsplash

4 thoughts on “Concerns

Add yours

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

Powered by WordPress.com.

Up ↑

TO THE WRITE

Words make worlds, and I make words.

Things in the Well

We're growing... Things in the Well!

Iain Kelly

Fiction Writing

The Stories In Between

Author River Dixon

Sammi Cox

Author Aspiring

crispina kemp

A creative miscellany of mythic fantasies

nbsmithblog...random digressions and musings

Haiku...short and sweet (or not so sweet)

Sue Vincent's Daily Echo

Echoes of Life, Love and Laughter

Cage Dunn: Writer, Author, Teller-of-tall-tales

Manic, obsessed, driven to story - all story. Read, write, think, do; dabble, plan, play, do. Do more - More - MORE!

Tales from Eneana

Stories of a magical world

A Stroke Of Originality

On a journey to bring you a vast array of original stories, art, and creative content. Follow along as I develop this stroke of originality!

Project 54

54 Weeks in the Life of a Middle-Aged Writer Trying to Make Sense of the World

Miss Taboo

Society’s big no-no’s? Sounds like fun to me

Western Angels

Official home of author Caroline Scott's WESTERN ANGEL series / Sign up for daily WESTERN ANGEL shorts!

Momus News

Humorous News, Photos, and Short Fiction

The BiaLog

Ramblings and thoughts of an author

Meg A. Mars

Speculative Fiction

Squeaking Cat

Art, design & ramblings from the Squeaking Cat

A Bunch of Dumb Words in a Row

100 Word Flash Fiction

.

hey

cronegirlspress.wordpress.com/

The darker side of speculative fiction.

Shawn Writes Stuff

Not necessarily well, but here we are.

Author Steven Vincent

Official Home of Flamebreaker and Jollier Roger!

My Bubble

Discover. Read. Write

%d bloggers like this: