As a reminder, most Water Tongue characters have a noun, verb and adjecting meaning.
Noun: the bond that forms between people during times of war or stress.
Jane and Michelle felt the bond of war after the project was finished.
Verb: to bond with someone during times of war or stress.
As Jim and Ryan fought back the invaders they bonded with each other.
Adjective: a bond formed during war or stressful times.
Mike and Patrica’s relationship was the bond of war.