APR 26, 2560 // Deep in the substructure of Zeta Halo, Stone transmits her findings to the other Spartans.
Spartan Bonita Stone: (Whispering) Sorel, Mako: I don't have much time. Gotta make this quick. I made it down into the Forerunner subterrane and got a closer look at the tech I spotted earlier. It's a stasis pod. Ancient. empty. And I think there are more of them. Maybe a lot more. Installation 07 might be an arcology. Or a prison. Hell, maybe it's a zoo. But one thing's for sure: it's not like the other Rings. We're in uncharted territory. My route topside is cut off, so I'm going further in. I'll find another way out. I picked up a UNSC signal from deeper in the facility. Maybe it's a-
Stone: (Whispering) Damn it — I'm not alone here. Cut transmission.