Several bolts of energy hissed through the air as the female Rishan opened fire on Lexx. He was barely quick enough to get out of the way. She was fast. A second later, Lexx had to scramble to get out of the way as the other Rishan charged and smashed a foot through the trunk of a nearby tree.

He looked up, trying to keep track of her while formulating his plan of attack. As he did, he met her eyes. They were dull, lifeless, not unlike his own eyes only they seemed to lack something, hope. Then he heard her voice.

It wasn’t what he expected as she stepped into his mind through the relay. She smiled. ‘Hello, Lexx,.. I’ve heard a lot about you.’