The Enterprise crew makes an important First Contact with the Betazoids from Betazed. It's a learning experience for everyone involved...and sometimes actions speak more than thoughts. Kov, T'Pol and Phlox trade cultural insights, while Hoshi has an unusual conversation.
( Chapter One )
Notes: The E Crew meet Saphia Daro and just why was Malcolm contacted? You find an important clue to how T'Pol met Malcolm in this AU.
T'Pol runs into trouble during the First Contact dinner on the Betazoid consular ship. Is there more going on than she and Malcolm are aware of? And how will that affect the rest of the diplomatic mission?
Vulcan: T'Sai is a formal address, equivalent to "Lady". "O-Hakausu" is literally "Honorable Healer.( Chapter Three )
Strange things are happening to some of the Enterprise crew. Trip finds out more about Major Tam, the Betazoid Security chief. T'Pol has difficulty meditating. Malcolm re-experiences a frightening experience from his past, but how will it affect his present? And what does Hoshi have to do with it?
Part of this chapter skates closer to an "R" rating. You've been warned.( Chapter Four )
You will find out how Admiral Forrest, Hoshi, and Trip are connected. All Vulcan words and expressions are from the Vulcan Language Database and the Vulcan Language Institute.
( Chapter Five )
Travis gets into trouble, but he taps into his "helmsman" persona to get himself out of a jam. Trip relates the Madagascar's battle with the Akrarians (and there's a TnT moment). Jon channels his "captain" persona as he takes charge. T'Pol consults with an old friend.
( Chapter Six )
More tantalizing hints to Malcolm's background in this AU.
( Chapter Seven )
Travis and Phlox haven't been forgotten...they discover a crucial piece of information while on Enterprise
The poem mentioned in this chapter is one of mine, written years ago. I thought it fit the spirit of the scene. Hoshi's thoughts are all in turmoil after what she found out in the last chapter. Whom do you think Jon is referring to during his conversation with Saphia?
( Chapter Eight )
The Enterprise arrives in the Keshwa Sector to begin the observation. The crew didn't expect strange occurrences.
See if you can find a scene in "Sleeping Dogs" with a twist.( Chapter One )
More strange happenings and a hostile intruder appears on the ship. What does it want?
Question: How did Malcolm get into medicine in this AU? You find out in this chapter.( Chapter Two )