Inside the walls, life seems almost normal as workers shuttle resources from mills and farms to their depots, walking down streets lined by rows of cottages, lit merrily from within. Then comes the warning: a horde of infected coming in from the east. Squads of soldiers race from their positions elsewhere in the city to man the battlements. Patrols rush back inside the gates and snipers hunch over their rifle scopes, scanning the eastern approaches.
This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://waypoint.vice.com/en_us/article/d3498w/they-are-billions-isnt-about-zombies-its-about-wishful-thinking