"To evacuate. We cannot hope to take them down without overextending ourselves." Tom explained.
"Look brothers, the unclean rises to battle." Ultra Tallium of the augmented Sangheili pointed to the distance. A hundred of them now stood in the defense of Sotuv, scattered about the island. Being their first deployment, Damo felt that this would be the best way to attract others to his cause, which was now to Gahlogali alone, showing them his newer ways.
"Brothers, both mortal and of our evolved kin, suffer not these unworthy beings the pain to live as our enemy. Suffer not the enemy to live. Each charge of plasma that ends one, ends their suffering. It is our duty to end it for them. We were called from Borli to defend against a storm that brews in the distance, a storm that we will shatter before it breaks upon us. These traitorous beings from the great unknown seek to take our Gahlogali from us, and while we breathe, any of us, it will not be taken. These things do not deserve this land, for it is our birthright, as the rightful sons and daughters of Gahlogali, to have it!" Brother Ultra Tallium shouted. His men kneeled before him, there were three full squads of ten, nine were of his command squad, which entailed Honored Brother Stalrus, who was his greatest friend before augmentation, which brought them closer. He carried his flag, something that would flatter Tallium until the bitter end. The other squads were lead by Brother Major Almoyas, who lead a team which used the experimental blamite technologies. The other was Brother Major Jolair, who wielded fuel rod technologies that had been long lost to time.
Ten of Tallium's warrior soldiers joined Kyanna and her Sangheili warriors on the beach. At that moment, Scarabs emerged from the depths, as well as other craft that was used to drop off the black clad Sangheili.
Damo stayed unarmored. "Jikan, what do you think of my creations? Do you think them as abominations?" He asked.
"Yes!" Grace called, holding Mary. Everyone was aboard the Pelican