The Road to the Stars - Chapter Seventeen

What a deal with the devil.

To be fair to Nicole, she didn't have any idea what she was getting into, and if I'd been in her situation I probably would have had the same reaction.

But damn.

Chapter Seventeen

“Minister Crozier. Minister Crozier. Minister Crozier!”

Nicole turned suddenly. She was still goggling over the rapid turn her career had taken, and not at all sure that she really wanted to be in her position. “Yes, Minister Dent?”

“I said, how can the Ministry of Intelligence help the Ministry of War?”

Nicole regarded him with grave suspicion. He was considerably older th