When We Collide

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Science Fiction  |  House: Booksie Classic

Kara Dennings is notoriously hated by the entire population of Nexus due to being the daughter of Cornelius Dennings, the head scientist that caused the outbreak of a deadly virus that took many lives. Sick of being labelled as ‘The Crazy Denning’s girl’ after her father sent her to an insane asylum for her apparent hallucinations, Kara tries to prove her worth by volunteering to clean up her father’s mess.
When Dylan Jefferson returns home to Sector 7 with his fiancé Chloe to see that the harbour has been destroyed and Chloe’s fellow fishermen are dead, he and the rest of the members of the Force are taken back to headquarters to train the volunteers and teach them how to fight against the Infected that have claimed the underground net of tunnels that run through the entire State of Nexus.
What will happen when the two of them collide?

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When We Collide

Kara Dennings is notoriously hated by the entire population of Nexus due to being the daughter of Cornelius Dennings, the head scientist that caused the outbreak of a deadly virus that took many lives. Sick of being labelled as ‘The Crazy Denning’s girl’ after her father sent her to an insane asylum for her apparent hallucinations, Kara tries to prove her worth by volunteering to clean up her father’s mess.
When Dylan Jefferson returns home to Sector 7 with his fiancé Chloe to see that the harbour has been destroyed and Chloe’s fellow fishermen are dead, he and the rest of the members of the Force are taken back to headquarters to train the volunteers and teach them how to fight against the Infected that have claimed the underground net of tunnels that run through the entire State of Nexus.
What will happen when the two of them collide?
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May 119 Dennings Tower, Sector 6   The offices were alive with the hustle and bustle of workers, ranging from machine op... Read Chapter

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March 120 Sector 7   Kara had finally ventured out of the empty station after sitting on a bench and watching an hour ti... Read Chapter

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June 119 Crossroads Asylum, Sector 4   “I don’t belong here!” Kara screamed, thrashing and kicking against the two... Read Chapter

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July 119 Crossroads Asylum, Sector 4   The mildew and scratches on the mirror in the women’s bathroom didn’t hide as... Read Chapter

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July 119 Crossroads Asylum, Sector 4   Kara’s throat was raw from so much screaming. Her wrists were chaffed and blist... Read Chapter

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Nov 119 Maple Hotel, Sector 8   “It’s just so beautiful, I can’t stop staring at it.” Dylan was lay beside h... Read Chapter

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Nov 119 Dennings Tower, Sector 6 The tomato on the sandwiches Kara had made herself had soaked through the bread, making her... Read Chapter

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March 120 White Rose hospital, Sector 7 Kara felt her dream ebbing away and she fought to cling onto it. Anything was better... Read Chapter

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Nov 119 The Force Headquarters, Sector 5   Dylan watched as Chloe lined up by the coffee machine in the canteen. She ble... Read Chapter

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Nov 119 The Force Headquarters, Sector 5   Back in matching outfits again, Kara felt like she’d been thrown back into ... Read Chapter

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Nov 119 The Force Headquarters, Sector 5   Chloe continued to push her food around her plate. She had formed a repetitiv... Read Chapter

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Nov 119 The Force Headquarters, Sector 5   Dylan could hear his cousin having a heated discussion from down the corridor... Read Chapter

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Nov 119 The Force Headquarters, Sector 5   A clanging sound roused Kara from her fitful slumber. She stretched out with ... Read Chapter

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I have re-jigged a few things. Nothing too big, just dates & peoples ranks. Read Chapter

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Nov 119 The Force Headquarters, Sector 5   Kara instantly regretted her solo work out when she reached the assault cours... Read Chapter

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Nov 119 The Force Headquarters, Sector 5 “I would suggest you don’t exert yourself for a good day or two. So no training... Read Chapter

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Nov 119 The Force Headquarters, Sector 5 The medication the nurse had given Kara had made her drowsy but... Read Chapter

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Nov 119 The Force Headquarters, Sector 5    Jefferson had indeed lived up to his promise and wa... Read Chapter

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March 120 James Jefferson’s apartment, Sector 7   The sky was a murky blue-grey through the slits in the bli... Read Chapter

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Dec 119 The Cleansing, Sector 7   The heady combination of fear and anticipation clogged the clammy air in the back of t... Read Chapter

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Jan 120 The Sanctuary, Sector 4 The bandage on Kara’s neck itched like crazy but she had been warned several times not to ... Read Chapter

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March 120 James Jefferson’s apartment, Sector 7   The night was young but Kara was already tucked up in bed.... Read Chapter

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March 120 James Jefferson’s apartment, Sector 7   In the morning Kara found herself stood at the bedroom door, her han... Read Chapter

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  March 120 James Jefferson’s apartment, Sector 7 Dylan jerked awake by a heavy slap on his thighs. He scrubbed h... Read Chapter

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March 120 Sector 6   A mournful silence had fallen over the truck ever since it had hit the desolate highway between Sev... Read Chapter

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March 120 Sector 6   It had taken a lot of convincing but Dylan and James finally agreed to let Kara stay the ... Read Chapter

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April 120 Dylan Jefferson’s house, Sector 7   All of the walls were still bare white emulsion, waiting to be painted o... Read Chapter

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April 120 Dylan Jefferson’s house, Sector 7 Dylan watched out of the window of what would have been his and Chloe’s bedr... Read Chapter

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April 120 Sector 6   Dylan rammed his shoulder into the door again but it didn’t budge any further. He then tried the ... Read Chapter