You may notice that i have a new DA page icon character.|
This was created for me by my good friend Lupus Nic.
Credit for this artwork is his.
The PrisonerThe PrisonerThe Prisoner by Dirkpitt01
I walked next to the prison carriage with my musket on my shoulder. The forest around us was quiet and the evening light that shone through the canopy bathed everything an emerald green. Birds in the treetops were singing their evening song. The Captain heard a noise in the surrounding forest, and called the company to a halt. I brought my weapon down and got ready to fire. I checked my cartridge box and felt the cartridges that had I rolled a few days ago filling the box. I could fire three shots a minute but I knew that most battles did not last the ten minutes that were required to empty my box.
“Sgt Jones!” The captain yelled for me, I ran to the front of the line and reported in to the Captain.
“What can I do for you sir?” I said saluting smartly.
“Sgt Jones, I need you to send two patrols on our flanks, we are about to enter hostile territory, I also need you to stake our camp here for the night. I am sure I do