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All she had was her cutting knife, fingernails, special reflexes, and muscles. The embarrassing thing was, she’d gotten turned around somehow. Was she really hidden behind these trees? Or was an attacker looking straight at her, calmly notching another arrow to take her down? Tally glanced up to try to read the stars, but branches broke the sky into unreadable patterns. She waited, trying to take slow, steadying breaths. If they hadn’t fired at her again, she must be out of sight. But should she run?
Nightfight Arrows streaked through the air. Tally rolled to the ground, flattening herself on a bed of icy, fallen needles. Something whistled past, close enough to ruffle her hair. Twenty meters away, one of the arrows connected, and an electric buzz shot through her hearing like a network overload, choking off a grunt from Tachs. Then an arrow struck Fausto, and Tally heard him gasp before his feed went silent. She scrambled for cover behind the nearest tree, hearing two bodies thudding against the hard ground.
But there was no way she could climb without David hearing. He was close… Maybe if she darted out and stung him before the other Smokies loosed their arrows. After all, they were just uglies, cocky randoms who no longer had the advantage of surprise. Tally gave her stinger ring a twist, flipping out a freshly charged needle. ” she whispered. ” The words were carried on the slightest breath. ” Even from a standstill, Tally could run twelve meters in a few seconds… Would she be too fast a target for the other Smokies to hit?