The former XO of the SDF-1 - the genius behind the Daedalus Attack, right hand women of Admiral Gloval, the man who was rightly considered to be the savior of the planet, and the tactical brain behind the famed Veritech wings and destroid battalions - knew it was no secret that everyone expected her to follow in her father's footsteps and into the flag ranks.
And, Lisa Hayes might have...but, things had changed.
But, then again, everything had changed.
She could still remember the horror of watching the Earth be bombarded by the nearly five million ships of the Grand Fleet, the flood of reports of centuries old cities being reduced to craters, and, watching her father be incinerated with the Grand Cannon barely a heartbeat after they'd finally reconciled.
They could not save the Earth, and though they had swiftly avenged it, that hadn't been enough.
Not when she'd watched Rick and Minmei kiss that cold December night, not when she'd seen her scarred planet from orbit, and not when she'