Seeds Chapter 9 Page 47

A few minutes later he returns in his black hoodie and combat fatigues. He is carrying the large long black case that housed the bigger sniper rifle, the smaller rifle, his sword and a large backpack. Without a word he walks to the garage and opens the shutters to reveal the beast. Cathy follows him, almost running as she realises what’s happening.

Cathy: Where are you going?

Steve unclips the scope from his rifle and looks through it indicating that he is going to watch something, then points in the direction of the town. Then opens the backpack to check the contents as she continues her questions. It’s filled with magazines for his rifles, the tablet and a few of the sticky mines he’d been working on.

Cathy: Will you be long?