XIII: DownboundXIII: Downbound5 years ago in Fan Fiction More Like This
Star Cruiser Nonmaleficence, Null Zone, Mid Rim
General Bardan Jusik's hologram crackled. "Volunteering?" He snorted and took out his datapad. "General, you've just come out of a nasty Republic defeat. And you're injured."
He wasn't going to tell her "no." But he was going to try and convince her not to go--that wasn't happening. Another gust of wind whisked past Jusik, causing him to glare at her. He seemed annoyed. That would mean this would be a short conversation, or a tiresome and loud one.
Signe hesitated throwing out the "rank" card. Commandos were Jusik's jurisdiction and she didn't want to undermine whatever operations he had going. "My Padawan and I are fully prepared for this mission. We've done a rescue before."
"Mmhmm." He seemed to be thinking what she was thinking--yeah, with four commandos and a whole legion as a distraction.
Signe squinted at him. Sometimes she had to remind herself that the tiny, funny-looking blue person in the hologra