“You said that Horus healed Jillian. And a lot of other people?”
“You’re not serious,” said Horace, eyes widening slightly. “Please tell me that the Order of Set wasn’t on the Nazi’s side.”
“Did you die?” said Bastet, the goddess’ green eyes bright and wide as she listened, rapt with attention, although apparently not much critical thought.
“You cocky son of a bitch,” I said, glaring at Pale Male. He stood perched in the tree, watching me as he dipped his head down into the body of the pigeon he’d just taken down. I perched in the tree opposite him, my feathers ruffled. “You stand there, eating one of my fuckin’ buddies in front of me. You have some fucking nerve.”
May’s novella, Captain Rock Dove and the Nazi War Hawks in the Skies of Tunisia, detailing the heroic adventures of Rock Dove, Messenger Pigeon, and his World War 2 exploits. The first chapter is below; You can read the full four chapters on my Patreon, here https://www.patreon.com/user?u=5359808
Chapter 1: The Silent Company