TToR 2- From Different Times 2Zuri stumbled forward as the dart hit the wall and shattered. She cringed back again as a bang sounded and chips of stone rained down on her from the roof. The battle had begun.TToR 2- From Different Times 2 by MariaShade
Rex looked at the girl, once again against the wall, crouched with her walking stick held up in defence. He knew she had been lucky, she had run out into the corridor just as he had shot; he had pulled it up, hit the roof instead, but it had been close. Now the real fighting would start, hopefully the girl, Zuri, would keep out of the way.
Praetus opened his eyes as the gun shot rang. The scene before him was literally a shambles. Zuri was crouched in a pool of blue chemicals, fear and confusion plastered on her face. And over her was a fine layer of stone dust. Try as he might Praetus could not make sense of the jumble before him or what the soldier had had in mind when he shot. A tentacle shot out whether under its own control or his, he did not know. As the first tentacle wrapped itself around Rex's w