Before the NemesisBefore the Nemesis by ~Ed21
Before being assigned to the Nemesis ranks, 43 was stationed on a drone storage ship. This was nothing unusual, but this particular ship seemed to have been forgotten by Megatron. They were abandoned, cut off from the rest of the Decepticons. Normally these ships were used for transport of ranks, but somewhere along the line, this was just an island unto itself. The drones allowed themselves, after a short life of servitude, to relax and enjoy life for once. Even with his loosened surroundings, the young 43 was still a quiet mech. He laughed and was quite social, and was known to have quite a snappy mouth, but for the most part, he enjoyed observing more than partaking. He enjoyed being in the company of his peers. Especially in the company of another drone named 75.
75 and 43 were bunkmates from day one on this transport and 75's lively nature perfectly balanced 43's reserve. 43 developed what even he could call a 'crush' on 75, finding fascination in how confident and socially