Seeds Chapter 7 Page 11

wouldn’t make it, he dodges the stampede of metal warriors with another roll to the side and they plough into the Beast like a battering ram. The heavy vehicle rocks slightly but remains undamaged, its shell thicker than theirs and stunning them as they find out how sturdy it is first hand.

As they recover from the impact Steve takes instant advantage of their hesitation, quickly stabbing into the mass of bodies with the sword, aiming for what he hoped would be an uncovered area. Under the arm was usually a difficult place to position armour, and in this instance it was no different. The tip of the sword sinks into flesh, and feeling the lack of resistance he drives it deeper. Six inches was enough to pierce the heart and the drone spasms as the blade makes contact deep inside his chest.