So Flay hugs Kira then they chat then she kisses him. During that whole sequence I was cringing and telling Kira to run away. Even though he is in space and there’s no gravity. Also, he’s fictional. (Side note: I am perpetually fascinated by how they get around the ship in zero gravity.)
Battle commences and the Archangel is ordered to descend to Earth.
But the shuttle full of Heliopolis refugees gets between Yzak and Kira and Yzak destroys it.