“We can come to an arraignment... yes?”
“No,” Zoe whispered just before her fist connected with Niska's jaw.
Niska staggered, colliding with Jayne. The big man shoved Niska back at Zoe. She hit the old man again, dropping him to his knees. Zoe kicked Niska in the ribs.
He cried out as he felt ribs snap. Niska raised his hand, “Mercy.. please...”
“Mercy? You're asking us for mercy?” Zoe snarled as she kicked the gangster again.
Zoe was kicking Niska mercilessly as the old man tried to crawl away, “After what you did to Wash? Allan? The Captain...”
-- Birthday - Chapter 6 by Briglad