Prime Minister d’Gorthar addressed his top ranking aide, with a mix of boyish anticipation, and almost manic seriousness, “Raymond… It is time to put operation Coldwalk into effect.”
“Yes, Mr. Prime Minster.” General Sharkey answered.
“Our American contacts are prepared to do what is necessary? They know what eventuality will befall them?” the Prime Minister asked.
“Of course, sir, they feel the price is well worth the outcome, sir.”
“Then it is time.” d’Gorthar looked out through his window, “Yes…. It is time.”