She was running through the shadowy night pursued by menacing and deadly phantoms, her heart hammering, and terror giving her speed. No one escapes from the Shrouded Vipers, none that had lived that is, but she had to, her will to live was propelled by the horrors behind her, she ran on, ignoring her tortured muscles as she had been trained. She had thought her abscond from the training complex had been undetected but she had been a fool to be so overconfident.
She had the escape planned for years, ever since she had been forced to become one of them, now 12 years later she had succeeded, so far. The whole escape was a blur, she couldnt even recall the details at present, but then running for her life was taking all her attention.
The first day of freedom she had been spent in relative tranquillity as she travelled out of Scorpio territory, believing that once she left the region they would abandon any search for her. At the top of a steep incline she turned and saw th