When We Were Heroes is a short story written by Daniel Abraham and published online at Tor.com. It relates a meeting between Curveball and Jonathan Hive, and quickly becomes an interwoven mix of three tales as each ace relates an anecdote of their own. It takes place a year after the events of Suicide Kings.
Bugsy and Curveball
Kate confronts Jonathan about his paparazzi photo and article on her in Aces! magazine.
Kate talks about life after the Committee and meeting a young man unaware of her fame.
Jonathan reflects on a botched mission where he lost someone under his command.