Night fell like a dread cloak over the desert, bringing dropping temperatures. Carli never failed to marvel at how cold the desert could become. She huddled in her coat as she and Leo walked hand in hand to the west end of town, her slung AR-15 swaying under her arm. Her backpack was heavy with mostly ammo and water. The food rations were light; she’d be hungry for the majority of this trip.
Releasing January 2013