Published on November 13th, 2013 12:43 AM
Chapter 4: Gears in Motion
March 10th, 2014, 3:30AM EST
The Pentagon, Arlington, VA, United States of America
“Ladies and gentlemen, thank you for coming at such an early hour,” President Obama began as he addressed his Cabinet. Hagel insisted that this shouldn’t be shared with all of his team, but Obama, for the sake of both transparency and trust, swiftly shot that idea down as the two of them and General Dempsey rode to the Pentagon. With the end of that conversation, Secret Service agents were deployed across the metropolitan area to pick up all the cabinet members.