But peace has come at a bitter price, a vastly unpopular peace treaty. Now Ellie finally heads home to wreckage, ruin, resettlement and family and friends left with personality disorders. It's not how Ellie hoped peace would be. This was not good, it was rather horrid. All the interesting plot happens off the page as Ellie whines and is surrounded by idiots. This was utterly dissatisfying.
"I was so keyed up that if a convoy of tanks had come at me I would have charged into battle with a tennis racquet and a shaken up bottle of coke."