(6 Weeks Ago)
You are hereby ordered and required to report to Arcturus Station by the next available transport, there to report to Admiral Hackett.
Those were the orders; short and sweet. Hackett gave you the speil; it boils down to this: The geth are wreaking havoc on the colonies; Shepherd can’t take care of it all, especially now that he’s a Spectre. You are to be part of the alliances home grown response units.
(2 Weeks Ago, 2 days after Battle of Citadel)
For the past month, simulations and theory have been your life. From stealth insertions to grav-chute drops in a MAKO, agrarian conflict resolution to raider interdiction; you have had a crash course in dealing with it. Given the recent galactic disruptions after the Eden Prime incident, you are expecting legitimate tasking from Fifth Fleet…annny day now…