As a boy, Damien was taught morals and values by his father who was a commander in the army. He trained since he was 8 years old to be a solider like his dad. He grew up believing himself to be an amazing soldier.
One day he's fighting in an ambush and finds a boy trapped under rubble. He hesitates before he remembers something...
His mother was killed in a war under similar conditions. He witnessed the whole thing. He was 4 years old. He had forgotten because was so young.
When he finally snaps back to reality, he realizes it's too late...
3 days later...
Damien is studying in the archives when a boy arrives. He tells Damien the Legion Commander requests presence.
The commander tells him another soldier saw him let the boy die. He tells him he has been relieved of duty.