The daily regimen is a combination of exhausting physical and psychological preparation specifically to increase mental toughness.
His thrusters pushed to their limit on a head on approach, the interloper planned to draw the enemys fire to allow the ally to escape.
High casualties were suffered, and for no reason besides personal gain of a few determined members. I couldn’t blame them; we hadn’t been allowed to so much as peek outside the station in over a week.
Part 4: an unexpected conclusion to an unusual engagement.