FIC: Rebirth 6: Tops and Sops (Darkling Plain)
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Sep. 26th, 2009 | 09:29 pm
posted by: duskpeterson in warfiction
The torturer was naive, inexperienced, and lacking in knowledge of the world. The prisoner was tough, worldly-wise, and had an infallible plan that would give him escape from this place. So why did the prisoner feel as though the torturer had the edge?
I could see before me a ceiling-high slate tablet covered with prisoners' names, and a goodly number of those names were crossed out. I knew what that meant.