Dead Hunters Chapter 1.1Chapter 1 - Thirty-Seventh Patrol (Pt. 1)Dead Hunters Chapter 1.1 by KaykayTsutsu
Women's Quarters, Allie Base
"It's your turn for tunnel patrol."
Madeline spun on her heel to face the source of the voice, blue eyes wide, her heart already racing. Standing in the doorway of Madeline's unit's quarters was Natasha, a dark-haired older girl, the closest thing Madeline had to a friend in Allie Base, and looking at Madeline with a neutral expression as she delivered the bad news. Madeline swallowed hard before responding. "You're mistaken. The roster says it's your turn."
Tension lines formed around Natasha's eyes as she narrowed them in response. She was only a few years older than Madeline's 16, but she had been aged beyond that by her experiences. As had they all. "I covered for you on your last turn. Now you're covering for me." she stated clearly and level-voiced.
Madeline was already shaking her head in small frantic motions, her dirty-blonde hair