Mei recognized him first, and resisted her impulse to rush to greet him. For we all knew the need for caution. But when she saw that it was her old unit with their tanker truck she called out to him.
We were welcomed into their camp and made comfortable.
Lung asked to meet with Elijah and myself.
He spent the night detailing all that has happened to him since he parted from us on the mountain on that long ago day.
When he shared about his transformation we called Mei in to hear the news too.
And as his crew continued pumping water at daylight, we heard the rumors that Stan had been fatally wounded in the battle before Babylon.