Honor Thy Name - 23. Final warning.Cocky looked at Rocket, entirely surprised. He was not the only one.Honor Thy Name - 23. Final warning. by crfh-maritza
Blackjack’s ears went up. “Huh? Why would you do that, tho? You’re not saving the Galaxy, Guardian. You’re just meddling into private affairs.” And he spat on the floor.
Rocket looked at Blackjack in disgust. “No, YOU are. I was in the middle of negotiations with these guys, and then you come along to interrupt me.”
Blackjack waved this aside.
“You should thank me, then. Negotiations are over! Whatever you need from them, you can take it after they’re dead. Except Cocky, of course, but you can frisk him before I take him away. Ain’t interested in nuthin’ he’s carrying, just him.”
Rocket seemed pensive. “You know, that makes a lot of sense.”
“’Course it does.”
“So I simply have to do nothing and watch you tear them apart. There’s ten of you, plus you. It’s three of them. I’d be betting on
Honor Thy Name - 22. Playing for keeps.Cocky felt as if he had been punched in the stomach. Suddenly the worst case scenario had materialized in front of him: an attempt to claim the prize on his head by one of the very few existing people who could actually do it.Honor Thy Name - 22. Playing for keeps. by crfh-maritza
He reminded himself to breathe. He actually tried to smile and failed miserably at it.
“Nice joke, Blackjack. Very funny.”
Blackjack made an impatient gesture.
“A million units ain’t laughing matter, ol’ pal. Play along nicely, will ya? They want you alive, but after all, they didn’t specify HOW much alive. Might be unpleasant to find out.”
“Might be unpleasant,” Cocky said, menacingly. “But for whom?”
Blackjack smiled crookedly.
“Call me optimistic, but I’m thinking that’d be the unarmed, outnumbered guy in the glorified flying tin can.”
“You know?” Rocket growled, crossing his arms. “I’m used to expecting practically anything from scum like you, but
Blackjack O’Hare. A bit of a sketch study I did to figure out his design without a helmet.
I saw a canon comic where he is shown sans helmet and he actually has pupils. But I prefer this design to differentiate him from Cocky.
Still a maxish design to not make him TOO different from the other lagos.
I don’t only make Sam and Max stuff, I can do other things. SFW only, sorry.
send me a note or something if you want me to draw you some stuff.