Outside the observation bubble, humans and aliens are dying by the thousands, marked by silent explosions as the battle rages. Below, the Earth is a charred ruin, countless billions dead.

If she thinks about that, Minmei knows, she'll end up whimpering in a corner.

Instead she empties her mind, becomes a clear channel for the song. Though she sees the bursts of light, in her mind she is singing for a crowd of adoring fans. It's her only way to stay sane.

She never wanted her voice to be a weapon, but it's the only chance the Human race has.