By Richard C. Meredith
As an worker of the sun buying and selling corporation, significant Janas have been on an intelligence patrol for ten years, gaining info for Altho Franken, his boss and President of STC.
And it were worthy it. simply because Janas was once bringing domestic very important and mystery information regarding the power of the forces introduced jointly by way of common Kantralas, chief of the Alliance of Rebels, an alliance that have been shaped over a interval of 40 years and had already had significant battles with the govt. of the galaxy—Earth’s Federation.
The sunlight buying and selling corporation have been there to select up the pieces—and STC was once nonetheless there, now not for the Alliance and never for the Federation, both. STC used to be nonetheless there—to retain civilization going after the governments had battled it out.
The info Janas was once sporting used to be important to the function STC would have to play within the coming clash. And by surprise he discovered not anyone could listen…
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