Destiny Ch. 02

“We’re moving,” Jace said.  He turned to face the small camp.  Lines of sweat rolled down his flushed face.  His actions against the Eliksni had worn him down more than he let on.  Typical.  I was just glad to see a reminder that he wasn’t as unbreakable as he’d always tried to show.  “Tsuni, find whoever is in charge with the refugees and give them directions to the city.  I’ll signal the Tower for an escort  as soon as-“

“You know our orders,” Tsuni interrupted.  “No communication and no deviation until we’ve learned the reason for their movements.  If we call in early or give away our intentions, it could wipe out all the work we’ve done so far.”

A Gift Story – Mass Effect

This is a gift for a friend of mine.  Just a quick little bit of sex set in the Mass Effect universe :)  Hardly any editing or anything so, apologies.

The slow, powerful thrum of the massive ship reverberated quietly throughout the darkened cabin.  A single ice cube shifted with a clink in Commander Shepherd’s glass but the woman barely noticed.  The stress of a thousand daily tasks lay on her shoulders but she set them aside in her quarters.  With her eyes closed, she breathed deeply in and out, clearing her mind of all the mistakes and near-mistakes of the day.