Steven asserverated that Civilization V was the best game to learn civic management and nothing was going to curtail his opinion, but others believed that Risk was the best game to master global domination.
“Steven,” his unit commander said, reading the day’s plans. “You need to decide what role you’re going to play in our society. Do you understand?”
“Not really, Sir.”
The commander sighed. “What is your purpose in life?”
The commander shook his head. “I’m reassigning you garbage detail until you figure out you are part of the advance scout team designated to uncover the weaknesses in space force rather than helping the enemy.”
This was inspired by FOWC with Fandango’s prompt: curtail and Merriam-Webster’s Word of the Day: asserverate