The Hitman and His Consort
Valentin Becking Hacksaw is as close as humanity can get in in terms of creating the ‘apex-human’ both surpassing an average person in both intellect and physical abilities.
Or at least that what parents, Dorian Becking and Misha Ivanov, believed even in their final moments when they get caught in a plane crash when Valentin was only a year old. However, he has one flaw: A case of ASPD.
Growing up, he was left in the care of his parents’ good friends, the Hacksaws. The wack-job mob-like family that uses a hardware company as a front, notorious for being absolute menaces and brutal in their ways of doing business, he played the role as the family’s personal bounty hunter. Now all grown instilled with the knowledge of the trade he discovers the story behind his parents’ absence and demise and subconsciously strung along another well-known merc, a woman named Arthur, who somehow managed to understand his constitution, as their goals converged.
Will vindication be the only thing they’ll achieve at the end of the journey?
First Person P.O.V: ARTHUR DE LAVINGE
This f*cking sucks. This is terrible—this is wrong! Why did I? Why did he?! We… we…
“Internal evaluation meeting?” his voice sounded, it didn’t help that it was morning and we both just woke up that the raspiness in his voice had the hairs in my skin stand on end.&……
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