In the broadest sense, every battle is concerned with challenging alternative boundaries of identity. A bell calls opposing forces to arms. Ammunition is collected, war cries established, laws suspended. This piece imagines the contradictory impulses of combat and solidarity, as if observed from the stratosphere. By the use of loop and whammy pedals, the players are gradually given the tools and liberty to create their own phrases and respond as they wish to the approach of the other.