Edges of Empires by Tessa Mackenzie
Price: Free! 9460 words.
Language: English. Published on April 3, 2013. Fiction » Literature » War.
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Short story (9428 words). Ellie is a security contractor. She is working in Central Asia when she hears her daughter has been murdered. Died is what the email says, overdosed on heroin, but murdered is what Ellie feels it is. Ellie and her girlfriend Sameh decide they have to kill the man responsible. They don’t hesitate, simply fly to Ellie’s old home and set about doing what they need to.