|Wars don't always allow for holidays though and the lead elements of Colonel Ross's brigade celebrated as well as they could crammed into open cattle cars on their way from the Origawn Territory to Brooklyn to join the Fort Henry Relief Force.|
|As they approached Little Junction in the Blue River District, a crowd was seen to be gathered around the station. A Dominion Day celebration? Perhaps they were gathering to cheer the troop train as it passed?|
Well, why not? The Blue River Rebellion <link> was long past and the area is now part of the Dominion with representatives in parliament. There is no reason to suspect that these troubles in the Origawn and the North West have stirred old causes. Is there?
|Up close there seem to be a lot of guns and grim faces in the crowd gathered around a roadblock by the station.|