Legacy of the Guardians
by AJ Marks
The Ilderians watched in horror at the descending craft. News reports stated that they were Skartians, invading their planet. Yet mixed in with this was a sketchy report of a human fleet and an Ilderian defense force. No one knew what the truth was, and who the enemy was.
The strange craft landed in a nearby park, and nearby troops anxiously surrounded it, waiting for the invaders to step out. A figure stepped out, quickly surrounded.
Ahmed simply raised his hands seeing the Ilderians. They were not the enemy here. “Do as they say people, the invasion has probably already started.”
He watched the commander of the Ilderian forces look at him, confused. The other people in the escape pod slowly exited in the same fashion.
“We’re human,” Ahmed said to him, hoping that would help. They would have to wait and see what might happen next. He had no problem being a prisoner of the Ilderians now.
“Captain, look,” a man next to him said, pointing up to the sky. Continue reading