Jany: It can’t be some kind of battle injury. I’ve never made her fight!

I . . . I don’t suppose Gran could have . . . ?

Kara Lynn: She never let me fight either. I don’t remember things from before that very well, but I would guess . . .

. . . it has been about eighty years?

Patrick: EIGHTY.You’ve had lots of orders in the meantime, right?

Jany: She’s had a standing order, the details of which are none of your business! What does that have to do with your theory?

Patrick: Everything. It starts with the guess that the reason we were born . . .

. . . or created, or shaped, or however it happened . . . was to fight. Specifically — to fight humans.