Halotalia chapter 24Chapter 24
The covenant broke through the bulkhead that separated the room where Reach, Arcadia, Harvest and everybody else was at with a fiery blast of thunder, shrapnel, and plasma bolts. The grunts were sent out first with the elites roaring and firing their plasma rifles. Reach took shelter behind a soda machine; Harvest took shelter next to her brother who was hiding behind a large metal plate. The room was now filled with the sound of guns blazing and troops yelling. The sound of the machine gun Johnson was on made the sound of a thousand percussion instruments all at once as bullets and fire belched from its mouth. Reach inhaled a big breath of air, readied her battle rifle and turned around to face the oncoming covenant troops.
Six bullets left the gun in two bursts! Three of the six went right through a grunt's head like it was nothing and pinged off of an elite's energy shield. She ducked and rolled in the middle of the room and began to fire on the covenant. Whil