"Greetings specialists Etzo and Noriega," Machiko said as she stretched, her entire body aching after the long trip, "This must be my lucky day. First I got yelled by some overzealous officer, then I learned that a beastman will be my new best friend and buddy, and to finally top it off, I was chosen for the most honorable of all duties, to fight in the glorious 1st Infantry Battalion!" sarcasm was way too obvious, the looks on former ganger's face a mix of anger and resentment. "Questions, questions...who has questions when he gets the honor of dying first? But the pretty guy with smell issues has a point - are we getting any proper guns to replace this piece of shit they gave us after conscription?"