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THE CITY OF SAN FRANSICSO, AN ABOMINATION OF WHAT IT ONCE WAS, THE MARINES STAND BY AS A RECOVERY TEAM SIFTS THROUGH THE RUBBLE
Lt_Xanatos ACTION: scans the horizon
PFC_O`Shay ACTION: mans a first aid station
ACTION: BEHIND THEM THE TEAM MOVES THOUGH OLD BUILDINGS
CWO_Cole ACTION stands to one side surveying the wreckage, phaser rifle held at the redy in his right hand
Lt_Xanatos: "I've seen pictures of this place, what a shame..."
PFC_O`Shay ACTION: enters data into a PADD, shaking her head..."medical supplies are critical"
ACTION: SUDDENLY A WALL FALLS OFF TO THEIR LEFT
CWO_Cole ACTION rotates his stiff eft shoulder.... where he was shoot during thebattle for Earth
Lt_Xanatos ACTION: turns around, Blaster at the ready
CWO_Cole ACTION spins, aiming rifle towards the wall
PFC_O`Shay ACTION: leans over wounded, trying to protect them form the dust
Lt_Xanatos: "Cole, anything on scanners?"
NPC LT " doc...over here we found something"
PFC_O`Shay "Lt, can we start beaming these people out? They're too much in the way here"
CWO_Cole ACTION chcks readings
CWO_Cole "Nothing so far sir."
PFC_O`Shay ACTION: moves to the Lt..."what is it?"
Lt_Xanatos ACTION: goes over to the Lt
CWO_Cole ACTION looks towards the Lt., still keeping an eye on surroundings
NPC LT " we arent sure Doc.. it moved, might be a drone...its under these rocks"
PFC_O`Shay ACTION: pulls a hypo with the virus strain out...."Ok, get it out from under there"
CWO_Cole ACTION hears the word 'drone' and moves over to where the others are
PFC_O`Shay "Do we want it dead or disabled?"
Lt_Xanatos ACTION: motions to Cole to take the left as he takes the right flank
CWO_Cole ACTION moves to the left flank
CWO_Cole "If it's a drone try to disable it O'Shay."
Lt_Xanatos: "Let's disable it... "
PFC_O`Shay ACTION: removes a laser scalpul and a sedative..."Ok, free it up then"
CWO_Cole ACTION waits, ready to attack
Lt_Xanatos: "Cole, I'll free up the debris, you cover me..."
CWO_Cole "Yes sir. I'm set."
Lt_Xanatos ACTION: begins to clear fallen wall away
CWO_Cole ACTIOn has rifle pointed at pile of rocks on max stun setting
ACTION: THERE ON THE GROUND LIES A TENAGER, HALF BORG
Lt_Xanatos ACTION: peers into the debris as he clears it away
PFC_O`Shay kicks spare rocks away..."Damn..."
Lt_Xanatos: "Doc, you got a patient..."
PFC_O`Shay ACTION: administers the hypo to keep the borg unconscious then uses the scalpel and slices off the assimilation tubules
CWO_Cole ACTION readies to fire weapon just in case
ACTION: THE DRONE TWICHES BUT LAYS STILL AFTER THAT
Lt_Xanatos ACTION: clears enough debris away to get the drone out
Lt_Xanatos: "Where do you want him O'Shay?"
PFC_O`Shay ACTION: takes reading, assessing the extent of the assimilation
CWO_Cole "Any hope O'Shay?"
PFC_O`Shay "With the other casualties, I suppose...he'll need to be in a containment unit as soon as we can get one up"
Lt_Xanatos ACTION: motions to a couple of Privates
PFC_O`Shay "Maybe, some of those implants won't ever come out. and the internal injuries are significant"
Lt_Xanatos: "Move this drone over to a secure area..."
PFC_O`Shay ACTION: gestures the Privates to take the drone to the aid station
CWO_Cole ACTION points rifle at the sky as the Privates carry the half-drone away
PFC_O`Shay ACTION: places the drone under a portable regenerator and tries to stop the internal hemmhoraging
Lt_Xanatos: "How far from here was the Academy Cole?"
CUT SCENE TO THE RAVEN-A, AS HER CREW REPAIRS HER IN THE SPACE PORT
LT_Wildstar ACTION secures a panel back into place
Commander_Sloane ACTION: sits in the command chair reading a PADD
Commander_Sloane ACTION: mumbles under his breath
HovVaj opens a panel above the main computer bank
ACTION: TWO CONSOLES SPARK, THEN SMOKE
LT_Wildstar: weapons repair compleated sir
Commander_Sloane: "thanks Luke .... Ensign ... secure those consoles!!"
HovVaj moves quickly to smoking console....."Damn, that was the Nav system, again!"
LT_Wildstar: awww damn...now sensors are down
HovVaj pulls hot panels away from console "perhaps down, permanently, Lt"
Lt_Putnam: "never a dull moment"
Commander_Sloane: "reroute sensors to the secondary systems till we can get the mains back on line"
HovVaj: "Working that, Sir......"
LT_Wildstar walks over and removes another panel
Commander_Sloane: "as for navigation ... well ... we're not going anywhere anytime soon anyway ...."
HovVaj: "I am getting tired of repairing that console, sir"
Commander_Sloane: "Mr. Putnam ...."
Lt_Putnam ACTION checks power control settings
LT_Wildstar: "sir were gonna need new relays"
Lt_Putnam: "aye commander?"
Commander_Sloane: "get a repair crew down to Sensory ... tell them to bring some new sensor relays with them ..."
LT_Wildstar ACTION pulls out burnd relays
HovVaj: "I suggest we begin canibalizing the relays from one of the shuttlecraft"
NPC ENSIGN STEPS OFF TURBOLITF
Commander_Sloane: "whatever it takes Hov ...."
Lt_Putnam: "im on it commander"
NPC ENSIGN " I...I am looking for CCConnader SSloane?"
LT_Wildstar: "bring me all u can get put"
Commander_Sloane ACTION: turns in the command chair
HovVaj: "While you are at it, I need an X-105 computer mother board, Mr. Putnam"
Commander_Sloane: "that would be me ensign .....??"
LT_Wildstar ACTION keeps removing burnt relays
Lt_Putnam: "i'll see what we have Hov"
NPC ENSIGN " Premission to..to enter the bridgge sir?"
HovVaj: "Thanks!" eyes the new Ensign......
Commander_Sloane: "well ... seeing as you're already on it ... I'd say it was granted .... wouldn't you?"
Commander_Sloane ACTION: smiles
NPC ENSIGN " aaaye sir..." steps gingerly toward the Commander holding out several PADDs
Commander_Sloane: "and these are??"
Commander_Sloane: "at ease ensign ...."
NPC ENSIGN " sir... orders Sir.."
Commander_Sloane ACTION: takes the PADD's from the shaking ensigns hands ...
LT_Wildstar ACTION sit's up at mention of word orders and hits head on console..."ouch...dammit"
Commander_Sloane: "thank you ..... anything else ensign?"
HovVaj ignores conversation, and goes back to rebuilding the computer console
NPC ENSIGN " NNNooo Sir.."
Commander_Sloane: "ok ..... dismissed ensign ..."
NPC ENSIGN stands at attention his knees shaking
Commander_Sloane: "go on now .... shoo ..."
Commander_Sloane ACTION: makes a waving motion with his hand
NPC ENSIGN " Aye Sir" leaves hurriedly
Commander_Sloane: "folks .... we've probably just met the future head of Starfleet ...... God help us all ...."
LT_Wildstar: "oh great"
HovVaj looks out of computer guts and smiles at Sloane, slowly shaking her head
Commander_Sloane: "mr. Wildstar ....."
Commander_Sloane ACTION: hands him a PADD
Commander_Sloane: "this is for you ..."
LT_Wildstar ACTION takes PADD
Commander_Sloane: "Mr. Putnam ...."
Lt_Putnam: "yes sir"
Commander_Sloane ACTION: hands him a PADD
Commander_Sloane: "this is for you ..."
Lt_Putnam ACTION takes padd and reads it
Commander_Sloane: "and to our industrious Ensing Hov'Vaj ...."
HovVaj takes PADD, and begins reading
Commander_Sloane ACTION: hands her a PADD
LT_Wildstar ACTION reads PADD
Commander_Sloane ACTION: looks down at his own PADD .... frowns .... then turns it off
HovVaj plops down in the nearest chair....."this can't be...."
Commander_Sloane ACTION: turns in the command chair
Lt_Putnam ACTION has look of surprise on fase,sits down
HovVaj: "There seems to be some error, sir..." she turns the PADD off, lays it down on a console and returns to the computer repair
LT_Wildstar ACTION continues to look at PADD
Commander_Sloane: "what does it say ensign?'
HovVaj picks up PADD and tosses it to Sloane, without saying anything
Commander_Sloane ACTION: catches the PADD .... activates and reads it ...
LT_Wildstar ACTION walks over and stands beside sloane
Commander_Sloane: "I take it you didn't ask for a transfer ensign?"
LT_Wildstar: "hmmmm....not a bad spot
HovVaj: "I didn't sir...there are extenuating circumstances..." looks very nervous suddenly
CUT SCENE TO THE MARINES BIVWAC, AS THEY PACK GEAR AND RELAX
CWO_Cole ACTION packs up some gear, rubs at left side of belly at a sudden twinge
PFC_O`Shay ACTION checks hypo levels as she places them back in their kits
CWO_Cole ACTION straightens up and looks around
Lt_Xanatos ACTION: looks around and begins to collect his gear
Adm_Merrick Comes out of a gutted building with Reese in tow. The two men discussing buisness at hand.
Adm_Merrick ACTION: stops in front of Xanatos
CWO_Cole ACTION notices Merrick and Reese, dark look crosses his face before he can clea it
Major_Duffy ACTION Comes from opposite direction as Merrick, smoking a cigar and looking quite pissed off
Lt_Xanatos ACTION: looks up, sees the Admiral then nods to Cole
PFC_O`Shay ACTION: glances at her hands, noticing cuts and bruises there that she hadn't before, watches the command officers approach
Adm_Merrick: " Xanatos..... I need this are cleared by morning, Starfleet Copr of Engineers will be here in the morning"
Lt_Xanatos WHISPERS to Cole: "Well Cole, try to contain yourself..."
Major_Duffy ACTION: Approaches the Marines
CWO_Cole ACTION sees the Major
Lt_Xanatos: "As you wish Admiral..."
Lt_Xanatos: "Hello Major..."
CWO_Cole WHISPER "Aye sir. I'l do my best..."
Adm_Merrick: " Thank you Lieutenant"
Major_Duffy: " Hi Xan, Cole...Admiral"
PFC_O`Shay ACTION: stands and brushes off dirt
CWO_Cole "Hello Major..... something bothering you?"
Major_Duffy: " Admiral, have you received the last batch of orders from SF Command?"
Major_Duffy: " Yeah Cole it is"
Adm_Merrick: " Not at this time Major...."
Adm_Merrick: " Why?"
Major_Duffy ACTION: Hands Merrick the PADD with the new postings and ranks
Adm_Merrick ACTION: reads the padd
Lt_Xanatos ACTION: looks to Duffy
Major_Duffy: " Why the hell are they doing this?"
Adm_Merrick ACTION: frowns and hands it back to Duffy
CWO_Cole "What's wrong sir?"
Adm_Merrick: " Its the Council Duffy, i have no power over them"
Major_Duffy: " I will tell you soon Cole"
PFC_O`Shay ACTION: gets edgy as she listens
CWO_Cole "Aye sir."
Major_Duffy: " I have to meet with all the Marines shortly, and explain ...this!" < slams PADD in his palm>
Adm_Merrick: " But it looks like this fella named En'Tan has plans for me already"
Major_Duffy: " En'Tan is the new president Cole"
Adm_Merrick: " Thats President Elect Major"
PFC_O`Shay "Interrim or permanent?
CWO_Cole "Ah..... didn't know that sir."
Lt_Xanatos ACTION: looks puzzled
Major_Duffy: " Hell I may as well get this ver with....MARINES FALL IN!"
Lt_Xanatos ACTION: stands at attention
PFC_O`Shay ACTION: turns, her attention on the major
CWO_Cole ACTION falls into position and stands at attention
Lt_Xanatos: "YOU HEARD THE MAN!!! FALL IN!!!"
Adm_Merrick: " Maor..... I'll leave you to your troops"
Pfc_Dohiyi stands at attention
Adm_Merrick ACTION: Walks away with Reese beside him...
Major_Duffy: " Now you few have been my select crew, my honor gaurd if you will. Xan, Cole, O'Shay, and even you Dohiyi. You all have meant alot to me. I am honored to have served as your commander, but as of this moment, you are all re-assigned to the Fleet"
CWO_Cole ACTION is relieved when Merrick leaves
Lt_Xanatos ACTION: waves to Reese with a small smile
PFC_O`Shay ACTION: blinks
Pfc_Dohiyi is stunned
CWO_Cole ACTIOn can't keep look of shock off his face at the news
Lt_Xanatos: "Another transfer?"
Major_Duffy: " Xanatos, they are promoting you to Commander, and your orders have been classified. You will receive instructions"
CWO_Cole "Where are we being sent sir?"
Lt_Xanatos: "Understood sir..."
Major_Duffy: " Dohiyi, you are going with Xendra's task force and are being given the rank of Ensign"
Pfc_Dohiyi: " but sir........"
Major_Duffy: " Cole you are being made the Tactical Officer of the Raven and being promoted to LtCommander"
Major_Duffy: " There are no buts here Dohiyi, I have my orders"
Major_Duffy: " And you have yours"
CWO_Cole ACTION blinks several times at his new rank..... and the mplication that at times he might be put in charge
Major_Duffy: " O'Shay, I need to speak with you privately, but your new rank will be that of Lieutenant"
Pfc_Dohiyi cant believe i'm back in the fleet
PFC_O`Shay ACTION: clenches her teeth...."Lieutenant?"
Major_Duffy: " I myself am being promoted, but that is irrelevant, as they have stripped the Corps!"
Lt_Xanatos: "Sir? What of my other Marines?"
Major_Duffy: " And the good or bad news depending on who you are...is that Merrick is being forced into early retirement"
Pfc_Dohiyi: "sir how long before they split us up"
CWO_Cole "What do you mean sir? They are gettig rid of the Marines entirely?"
Major_Duffy: " There are no other Marines....save for a small solitary platoon"
PFC_O`Shay ACTION: shakes her head, furious, stunned, and other things..."Stripped? The entire corps?"
Lt_Xanatos: "Retirement?" (shakes head in disbelief)
Lt_Xanatos: "So AL my men are being transfered and disbanded?"
CWO_Cole "What!? Oh, we're good enough to die retaking Earth, but now they discard the Corps?"
Major_Duffy: " Finally me and the old SOB were making some ground as a unit...and this new president kills his career"
Lt_Xanatos: "Thay can't DO this!!!"
Major_Duffy: " Yes Xan....I am afraid only a few will be staying on with the Corps"
Pfc_Dohiyi: 'begging your pardon major but something just doesnt smell right here'
CWO_Cole ACTION doesnt know wether to be glad or not a Merricks retirement
Lt_Xanatos: "I agree... This doesn't seem like Star Fleet at all..."
PFC_O`Shay ACTION: tightens her hands into fists
Major_Duffy: " I know Dohiyi, I aint the least bit pleased at all this.....I plan to rebuild the Corps to what it should be"
CWO_Cole "Who is this En'Tan anyway sir?"
Major_Duffy: " its not Starfleet, its the Federation......and En'Tan feels that MNerrick's ways are what cost us so dearly in this war, so he did away with him and all his close contacts"
CWO_Cole "Merrick is what saved the Federation. like him or not..... that's how it is...."
Pfc_Dohiyi: " things could not be any less from tthe truth major ,the rest of the federation was fighting with us"
Major_Duffy: " You all have leave coming up, I suggest you take it...and make the most of it. I dont know when I will be seeing all of you again, but I hope its soon"
CUT SCENE TO THE CONFERENCE ROOM AT THE FOUR SEASONS HOTEL, THE ONLY BUILDING LEAFT STANDING, AS THE ADMIRAL, CAPTAIN AND KURN MEET
Kurn: " Ahh Xendra, it WAS a GLORIOUS BATTLE!!"
Adm_Merrick ACTION: walks into the room angered already by the news he has recieved
Capt_Xendra: Yes it was (loks aroud jokigly) wheres that bloodwine you promised?
Adm_Merrick ACTION: takes a seat
Capt_Xendra: Hello hamilton
Adm_Merrick: " Alright, lets get this frggin thing over with"
Kurn: " Greetings Admiral. "
Kurn: " Direct. I like that!"
Adm_Merrick: " I suppose this is about the Alliance?"
Kurn: " Admiral, I came and supported you and yours,,,now its time to reciprocate"
Adm_Merrick ACTION" leans back in chair
Capt_Xendra: Ok so what I want to do is take some small ships to Q'onos to help the Klingons get this over with with the Cardassians
Kurn: " The Cardie-Bajoran alliance is decimating us...they outnumber us,,,and they must have a traitor on the inside"
Kurn: " I need reinforcements"
Capt_Xendra: I think so to Kurn, we need to sniff him out
Adm_Merrick: " So you want me to order a small fleet to save you, is that it Kurn?"
Kurn: " Not just me Admiral. My People!"
Kurn: Just as my small fleet helped save your people!"
Capt_Xendra: Well it was a large fleet they sent to save us before Hamilton...
Adm_Merrick: " I need Tactical Data to support you Kurn, without that the Council will deny anything"
Capt_Xendra: I have it already Admiral... (passes him a PADD)
Kurn: " Screw the Council! Since when do you care what they think?!"
Adm_Merrick: " Besides, with the news i just recieved i maynot be of any help to either of you"
Capt_Xendra: And besides that, when did they atart calling all the shots
Kurn: " What news?"
Adm_Merrick ACTION: looks at PADD
Capt_Xendra ACTION: looks at the Admiral with concern
Adm_Merrick: " They started calling the shots when they elected Ent'an to the presidency"
Capt_Xendra: Whats going on Hammy?
Capt_Xendra: why him? He has no expirence?
Adm_Merrick: " There........THOSE GOD DAMN IIOTS ARE FORCING ME OUT!!"
Adm_Merrick ACTION; throws PADD across room
Capt_Xendra: what? ITs a joke right?
Kurn ACTION Smashes fist through conference table, splintering it all over the place
Adm_Merrick: " I wish the hell it was Xen"
Kurn: " Dammit Merrick!!....My people are dying...and I am wasting my time heer with you!...I am out of here Xendra!"
Capt_Xendra: Why... did they tell you?
Adm_Merrick: " Alright......... we cn do this, but its gotta be quick before they know about it"
Capt_Xendra: Kurn we will go if I have to steal the ship... do not worry
Adm_Merrick: " Kurn! Wait!"
Adm_Merrick ACTION: starts typing out commands on a PADD
Kurn ACTION Halts
Capt_Xendra ACTION: sits back in chair... plans formulatig in her head
Adm_Merrick: " Damn them all......... Captain Xendra Merrick..... i hearby order you to take any or whatever resources you may need to Qonos..... is that clear?"
Capt_Xendra: If we take the small group we have at Saturn... they couldnt stop us before we got there
Adm_Merrick ACTION: hands PADD to Xendra
Kurn ACTION: Looks back with a toothy grin
Adm_Merrick: " Now get the hell outta here before they can stp you"
Capt_Xendra: What are they gonna do.... fire ya? (smiles)
Adm_Merrick ACTION: smiles
Kurn ACTION: Shakes Merrick's hand
Kurn: " Thank You Admiral"
Adm_Merrick: " Good luck Kurn"
Adm_Merrick: " Xen.... come home safe"
CUT SCENE TO THE RAVEN-A AS HER CREW READ AND TALK ABOUT THEIR NEW ORDERS
Capt_Xendra: What... I dont get a good luck, no take care, no see ya soon?
HovVaj goes about repair tasks in the computer console
LT_Wildstar: "well put what are your orders"?
Commander_Sloane ACTION: walks over to the Ops station ...
ACTION: THE LIGHTS DIM, THEN FLASH THEN FLICKER
HovVaj smacks the console..."now what?"
Commander_Sloane: "DAmn ... what's causing that?
LT_Wildstar ACTION runs over to engeerning station
HovVaj: "the repairs parts are not in constant ratio to the broken parts, sir"
LT_Wildstar: "trying to compensate"
ACTION: THE LIGHTS GO OFF FOR A MOMENT, THEN COME BACKK ON LIKE NOTHING HAS HAPPENED
HovVaj: "perhaps if we replicated duct tape...."
Commander_Sloane: "very funny ensign ...."
LT_Wildstar looks at hov and grins
Commander_Sloane ACTION: holds a PADD in front of Hov
LT_Wildstar: "all systems normal...now"
Commander_Sloane: "so I take it you're not happy with your new assignment?"
HovVaj: "happy or not, I'm Fleet property, sir.....I just don't understand how this can be....this is not a conversation for the bridge, sir"
HovVaj looks around at her co-workers, then buries her head in the console, as if hiding
LT_Wildstar ACTION walks up beside sloane
Commander_Sloane: "well ... if I can be of help ...."
LT_Wildstar: "well i now get to tell sloane here when he might be outa line...chuckles
HovVaj: "you have been a gracious commander, sir.....I can't have asked for much more"
Commander_Sloane: "oh really? ...."
HovVaj pauses in her repair work.....loosing composure....a very non-Vulcan thing to do
LT_Wildstar: "i'm your new first officer now...CAPTAIN
Lt_Putnam: "congratulations wildstar!"
LT_Wildstar ACTION shakes sloane's hand
HovVaj regains composure...."congratulations, Captain Sloane"
LT_Wildstar: "thx put...what they got u doin"
Commander_Sloane: "I know .... congratulations Luke"
Commander_Sloane ACTION: holds his hand out
LT_Wildstar: "we shall take the raven to new height's....i wonder if they forgot they got 2 crazy pilots in charge if their best ship"
Lt_Putnam: "i've got orders to report to luna 7 to report to the head of engineering design
HovVaj steps back and watches the festivities.....pulls the disk she found on Earth out of her pocket
LT_Wildstar: "cool....cushy job"
Lt_Putnam: "it should be an interesting assignment....but"
Lt_Putnam: "i'm gonna miss you people"
LT_Wildstar: "were gonna miss u too put....well have to get a fishin trip in before u leave
Commander_Sloane: "and we're gonna miss you too David"
HovVaj quietly "I, too, shall miss being part of this crew"
Lt_Putnam: "we still have a lot of work to finish on this old bird though"
HovVaj flips the little disk over in her palm
Commander_Sloane: "we'll see about that Hov ...."
CUT SCENE TO DUFFY'S OFFICE AS HE AND O'SHAY DISCUSS HER TRANSFER ORDERS
PFC_O`Shay ACTION: stands, arms stiff at her sides
Major_Duffy: " O'Shay....please sit down"
PFC_O`Shay "I think I'd rather stand, sir"
Major_Duffy: " Whatever....what I have to tell you may be hard for you to hear..."
Major_Duffy: " I figure I better tell you before you leave my command"
PFC_O`Shay "Harder than what I've already heard? I'm being promoted to *lieutenant*...and no more corps?
PFC_O`Shay "Tell me what?"
Major_Duffy: " Well the Lieutenant is a big step for you, others only wanted you to be an ensign, like Private Dohiyi"
Major_Duffy: " I recommended that they reinstate you as a higher rank"
PFC_O`Shay ACTION: clenches her teeth again...."so someone was being generous??"
Major_Duffy: " I was on the committee that handed down you court martial O'Shay, and you coming into my command was no accident"
Major_Duffy: " I made sure you came here so I could evaluate you first hand"
PFC_O`Shay ACTION: stares at the Major..."you....were....what?"
Major_Duffy: " Now I realize why you did what you did, and I would have done the same thing. But you should have known there would consequences for your actions, just as I always knew there would be when I got hot headed"
Major_Duffy: " Hell I slugged an admiral. I knew I would be put in the brig...but it sure felt good"
PFC_O`Shay "It was my family! My home! In ten years Starfleet wouldn't give me an answer! For god's sake, I had to do something!"
Major_Duffy: " Well O'Shay...I am working on that for you. I have been since I was in on that committee. They are tight lipped about it alright....but I have sources they dont know wbaout
PFC_O`Shay ACTION takes a breath...."Like?"
Major_Duffy: " Now you have proven yourself to me Celia....you are a fine officer...keep it up with Mike...he was the best I could do to keep you with someone I trust"
PFC_O`Shay ACTION: shakes her head sadly..."Is it going to take another ten years? And in Fleet, now. I passed on Fleet for a reason."
Major_Duffy: " I have friends in low places Celia...its best you not know where the info comes form...I have gathered this so far"
Major_Duffy ACTION Hands O'Shay a PADD
PFC_O`Shay ACTION: takes the PADD
Major_Duffy: " Mike will be a good commander for you Celia.....take care of yourself....you will hear from me soon"
PFC_O`Shay ACTION: looks down at the PADD, then back at the Major and says softly..."Thank you sir"
Major_Duffy ACTION: Hand O'Shay a PADD with secure frequencies...for subspace transmissions
PFC_O`Shay ACTION: smiles at the data..."Low places, you weren't kidding"
Major_Duffy ACTION Smiles at O'Shay as he lights up a cigar
CUT SCENE TO THE MARINES AS THEY ADJUST TO THEIR NEW ASSIGNMENTS
Lt_Xanatos: "So Cole, what do you think about your assignment?"
CWO_Cole ACTION sits agaist a wall, head leaned back against it, thinking
PFC_O`Shay ACTION: walks in and pulls out her duffel bag
Pfc_Dohiyi: " its just not going to be same with out having you all to trust and watch my back"
CWO_Cole "I'll be happy aboard the Raven again sir. It's just a problem with the rank..."
Lt_Xanatos: "How's that Cole?"
PFC_O`Shay ACTION: eavesdrops..."The ranks not the problem, Cole"
CWO_Cole ACTION notices O'Shay... obsreves
CWO_Cole "Same here ohiyi.."
CWO_Cole "A Lt. Commander sometimes has to be in charge of the shi..."
Lt_Xanatos: "I'll miss having you guys around... You would have made my homeworlds Star Force proud..."
CWO_Cole ACTIOn wonders at the comment O'Shay made..... as it seemed insultng towards him
Lt_Xanatos: "Cole... You did a fine job of running the Glory. Not everything goes smoothly, that's a part of thre copmmand responsability..."
PFC_O`Shay "You have handled command well each time you had it, but you can't tear yourself up over each time."
CWO_Cole "Can't I? I'm doing a good job so far."
Pfc_Dohiyi: "Lt i think maybe we should do some investigating on this new pres and let the spirits guide our search... i feel something is very wrong here"
CWO_Cole "It's just every time I'm put into a command situation I get this feeling of utter dread."
PFC_O`Shay ACTION: smiles....."Yes, you excel at being your own worst critic. But you need to look at how the people around you respond. THey respond just fine. If you keep letting it eat at you, eventually though, you won't be able to command at all"
CWO_Cole "On that note.... does anyone know anything on this En'Tan person?"
Lt_Xanatos: "Our jobs here are done... I'll get in contact with my resources and see what they coem up with, but it seems all for naught right now."
Pfc_Dohiyi: " but until then ... maybe we should try and spend a brief few moments to celebrate all of our good times"
CWO_Cole "I'll remember that O'shay. "
Lt_Xanatos ACTION: reaches into his bag and pulls out a bottle of Tantrian Spiced Rum
Lt_Xanatos: "This look familiar O'Shay?" (laughs)
PFC_O`Shay ACTION: laughs..."Would that be the good time with the Borg on the ship, or off the ship but firing at us?"
PFC_O`Shay ACTION: winces at the bottle..."oh, man...."
Pfc_Dohiyi: //me pulls out the hand rolled cigars from the cuban shop on denebus 6
Lt_Xanatos ACTION: pours out 4 glasses of Rum
PFC_O`Shay ACTION: grins and reaches for a cigar...."Shhh...don't tell the Major"
Lt_Xanatos: "A toast..."
Lt_Xanatos ACTION: raises his glass in the air
CWO_Cole ACTION remembers his brief experience as a Borg drone.... not one of the better memories he has
PFC_O`Shay ACTION: lifts her glass
Pfc_Dohiyi: " to all of you ... i have learned and been honored by your fellowship and presence in my life"
CWO_Cole ACTION chuckles at O'Shay
CWO_Cole ACTION raises glass
Pfc_Dohiyi raises his glass in agreement
Lt_Xanatos: "To all of our friends, us, the Raven crew, the Glory crew, and our fallen friends... Gaarthol smiles on us all..."
PFC_O`Shay ACTION: clinks her glass with her comrades
Pfc_Dohiyi slams the glass down onto the table
CUT SCENE TO A BACK ROOM AT THE HOTEL, WHERE MERRICK AND DUFFY TALK ABOUT THE FUTURE
CWO_Cole ACTION clinks glass with others
Lt_Xanatos ACTION: downs the Rum the smashes the glass on the ground
Pfc_Dohiyi: " smooth stuff..... cough cough"
Major_Duffy: " So Merrick.....what does your future hold?"
Adm_Merrick ACTION: downs a glass of Romulan ale and puffs on a cigar
Adm_Merrick: " At this point, who cares...... there forcing me out Duffy..."
Adm_Merrick: " Tose bastards.."
Major_Duffy: " Yeah but I know you...you wont lie down"
Adm_Merrick ACTION; smiles
Major_Duffy: " I can set you up with some of my contacts...hahah"
Adm_Merrick: " When have you known this Admiral to take it in the ass?"
Major_Duffy: " Hahahah never sir, never"
Adm_Merrick: " But you know, maybe its for the best Duff..... that cabin in montana islooking good right about now"
Major_Duffy: " So Xendra leave yet?. I saw Kurn briefly...maybe I shoud go with them...if only I didnt have other things to take care of"
Major_Duffy: " Is thatcabin still there Hamilton?"
Adm_Merrick: " Shes leaving within the hour or so, i hope before th COncil finds out"
Adm_Merrick: " You know Duffy it is, surprisingly it is"
ACTION: THE DOOR CHIMES SOUND
Major_Duffy: " What are they going to do with your SEC team....more importantly Kyte?"
Major_Duffy: " Enter"
Adm_Merrick ACTION: pours himself another glass of Rom Ale
CWO_Cole ACTION enters the room, back in his Starfleet uniform
Adm_Merrick: " Well Duffy, as for kyte,,,,,,,,"
Major_Duffy: " Cole back in the black and grey huh?"
Adm_Merrick: " Well talk about that later....."
CWO_Cole ACTION nods to Duffy and turns his attention to Merrick
Adm_Merrick: " Mister Cole?"
CWO_Cole "Yes sir Major."
Major_Duffy ACTION Looks to Merrick questioningly...then lets it pass
Adm_Merrick ACTIOn: gulps down another round of Ale
Major_Duffy: " Its actually Colonel now Cole...but thats ok"
CWO_Cole to merrick "Sir, I'd like to request a temporary transfer to Captain Merrick'stask force."
CWO_Cole "Applogies Colonel."
Major_Duffy ACTION Grins
Adm_Merrick: " A transfer huh?
Major_Duffy: " Good man Cole...fight for your people....ummm you ae fighting FOR the Klingons right?"
CWO_Cole "Just temporarily. Then i'll resue my duties aboard the Raven under Captain Sloane."
CWO_Cole "Yes sir Colonel."
Adm_Merrick: " Well Cole........ i think that being these are the last remaining minutes of my career, and that soehow along the line i pissed you off..... well...... your transfers granted"
Adm_Merrick ACTION" puffs on cigar
CWO_Cole "Thank you sir. I'll leave you to your discussion. I've got packing to do. Admiral, Colonel."
Adm_Merrick: " Um thats Hamilton Cole"
CWO_Cole ACTIOn goes to attention and then leaves the room
Major_Duffy: " yeah ...so you are no longer an admiral huh?...just a civilian?"
CWO_Cole "As you say si.... errr, Hamilton."
Adm_Merrick: " Well..... Colonel...... i have to go.... have a nie life soldier"
CWO_Cole ACTION leaves room
Adm_Merrick ACTION: gets up to shake Duffys hand
Adm_Merrick: " If your in the nieghberhood, look me up in Montana"
CUT SCENE TO THE SPACE PROT AS XENDRA AND SLOANE DISCUSS THE RAVEN-A
Capt_Xendra: Well Well,,, shes all yours Captain
Commander_Sloane ACTION: walks up to Captain Xendra
Commander_Sloane smiles ...
Commander_Sloane: "I'll try and keep her together .... "
Capt_Xendra: Think you can handle it?
Commander_Sloane: "i'm gonna give it my best .... had a good teacher tho ... that should help ..."
Capt_Xendra: Keeping her together is the easy part.... keeping her out of trouble is the hard part
Commander_Sloane: "and what about you Captain ... where does Starfleet have you going next?"
Capt_Xendra: Well not everyone gets such a fine teacher "mockingly flip her hair back)
Capt_Xendra: Starfleet has me... well Taking a tasck force to Q'onos
Commander_Sloane: "so Kurn finally asked for help? .... s'about time"
Capt_Xendra: Lets head to the bridge... we will get you switched over right...
Commander_Sloane: "after you Captain ..."
Capt_Xendra: Asked.... not quite. Demanded is more like it.
Capt_Xendra ACTION: heads for the turbolift
Commander_Sloane: "(laughs loudly) now THAT sounds like Kurn .."
Commander_Sloane ACTION: follows Xendra into the lift
Capt_Xendra: And as far as I am concerned... fightin the alliance is good enough leave for me. hey arent no where as bad as the Borg
Capt_Xendra: Got me a little ship called the Avitar though... but shes not the Raven.
Commander_Sloane: " you need another pair of hands? .... the Raven's not going anywhere for a while ..."
ACTION: AS THE LIFT COMES TO A STOP ON THE BRIDGE OF THE RAVEN-A, THE CREW IS SAYING THEIR GOOD BYES AND PREPARING TO LEAVE FOR THEIR NEW ASSIGNMENTS
HovVaj: "Captains on the bridge!"
LT_Wildstar ACTIOJN snaps to attention
Capt_Xendra: Well I am sneaking this task force off... Dont know if I can sneak the Raven too (laughs)
HovVaj snaps to attention
CWO_Cole ACTION goes to attention
Lt_Putnam ACTION stands to attention
Capt_Xendra ACTION: enters the bridge
CWO_Cole "Captain Sloan.... i was just looking for you...."
Capt_Xendra: I am glad you are all here....
Commander_Sloane: "Commander .... it's not official yet ... but it's good to see you Marcus ...."
CWO_Cole "And you sir. I need to tell you something. It involves Captain Merrick also."
Capt_Xendra ACTION: goes to stand at her old seat
Commander_Sloane: "Captain ... shall we go into your ready room?"
Capt_Xendra: not yet Commander, got some business here...
HovVaj: ....waits for the return salutes......
Capt_Xendra: What is it Mr.Cole?
CWO_Cole "I talked to Admiral Merrick and he approved my request. I'll be joining your task force Captain."
Capt_Xendra: I am glad to here it... so will Kurn
CWO_Cole "I wanted to inform Cmdr Sloane of ths. I'll resume my post here upon ur return."
Commander_Sloane: "So ... leaving me already ...."
Capt_Xendra: Well while you are all here and at atttention....
Commander_Sloane: "I'm starting to get that abandoned feeling ..."
CWO_Cole "No offense intended sir. But, i have reasons for this."
Commander_Sloane ACTION: walks over to Cole
HovVaj drops non-ferrous spanner....grumbles in a non-audible language
Capt_Xendra: I would like to say that you all have been a exceptional crew, I couldnt have asked for better during this war
Commander_Sloane: "I understand Marcus ..... good luck .... come back safe .."
CWO_Cole ACTION glances over at Hov
CWO_Cole "Thank you sir. I will."
LT_Wildstar: "it's been an honor serving with u captain"
Capt_Xendra: I know we lost friends and crew members but we all knew the risks when we joined
HovVaj tries to hide inside console she was repairing
Capt_Xendra: AND I should hope that you all give your new Captain the same loyalty and respect. WIth that there is only one thing left to say.....
Capt_Xendra: Computer recognize voice authorization Merrick Tango 921 Alpha
Capt_Xendra: begin recording.... I hereby transfer all command of this ship, The Raven A to Captin Mike Sloane
HovVaj slams board back int computer, so Xendra's orders can be logged
ACTION: THE VEIWER SHOWS THE BUSY SPACE DOCK, AND SEVERAL FAMILAIR FACES GATHERING NEAR A TRANSFER SHUTTLE
Capt_Xendra ACTION: laughs at Hov'Vajs quick work
Commander_Sloane: "I accept command Captain ...."
Capt_Xendra: Well Mr. Sloane.... may God have mercy on your soul
HovVaj checks computer response....all logged and in order
CWO_Cole ACTION walks over to where Hov was working
ACTION: THE RAVEN CREW CAN SEE ALL THEIR OLD FRIENDS, AND THE MARINES LOOK UP AT THE BATTLE SCARRED SHIP
Commander_Sloane: "and may the wind be at your back Xendra Merrick ...."
Capt_Xendra: Again... thank you all
HovVaj .... looks across the faces of the crew members she will probably never see again....swallows hard...
CWO_Cole "Thank you Captain. For being a fine Commanding officer."
CUT SCENE.... FOR THE LAST TIME THIS SEASON...... TO THE SPACE DOCK OPEN FOYER... AS THE RAVEN-A CREW LEAVES HER, AND THE MARINES GATHER TO SAY THEIR GOOD BYES...
Capt_Xendra ACTION; surveys the group
CWO_Cole ACTION looks aound at group
ACTION: NEW CREW REPORT, AND OLD CREW HEAD FOR TARNSPORTS...
LT_Wildstar ACTION shakes hand with all his friends
Pfc_Dohiyi puffs on the cigar and sighs
Adm_Merrick ACTION: walks up to the group, and for the first time the crews see him in a different light..... out of uniform
CWO_Cole ACTION makes his rounds, saying goodbye and wishing luck to his friends
Commander_Sloane ACTION: walks over next to Hov ...
Capt_Xendra ACTION: approaches the Admiral
kyte stands in the shadows... looking out at all her friends, as they start to leave
PFC_O`Shay ACTION: looks around the bridge of the new ship
HovVaj quietly packs her tool kit
Adm_Merrick: " Xen you take care now"
Capt_Xendra: Say... nice duds there Hammy
Adm_Merrick ACTION: hugs his Ex- Wife
CWO_Cole ACTION looksaround the group for kyte, but doesn't see her
Lt_Xanatos ACTION: looks around
Capt_Xendra: You know I will, this misson should be a cake walk next to the borg
Pfc_Dohiyi shakes the chiefs hand
kyte ACTION walks slowly toward the group
Capt_Xendra ACTION: hugs back
Commander_Sloane: "Hov ... don't worry ... one of my first acts as a Captain will be to keep you here ..."
Lt_Xanatos ACTION: walks over to the Admiral
Pfc_Dohiyi walks over to o'shay and gives her a hug
CWO_Cole "Good luck Dohiyi. Maybe I'll see you when we get back."
Adm_Merrick: " I just wanna tell all of you........ hell your all my family...... i'll miss you all"
LT_Wildstar ACTION see's kyte and waves as he boards a shuttle to new seattle
Capt_Xendra: You reckon I can come and swin at the place in Montana sometime?
HovVaj: "I appreciate your confidence in me, sir....but some things can not happen
PFC_O`Shay ACTION: returns the hug
kyte ACTION slips up next to wildstar..." touches his shoulder
CWO_Cole ACTIOn notices Kyte, and smiles to himself
Adm_Merrick: " Anytime Xen anytime"
Commander_Sloane: "by the way ... what is that in your pocket?"
Adm_Merrick: " Xanatos..... saying goodbye also?"
Lt_Xanatos ACTION: extends a hand to the Admiral
Capt_Xendra ACTION: elbows the Admiral and laughs... walks around saying goodbyes
Lt_Xanatos: "Yes, I'm off to parts unknown..."
Pfc_Dohiyi: Action ... walks over to kyte
kyte: " Luke... becareful... I will miss you.. fly straight"
HovVaj puts hand in pocket, pulls out shiney copper coloured disk shows it to Sloane
Adm_Merrick ACTION: shakes Xanatos hand
CWO_Cole "Excuse me Dohiyi. I'd like to speak to someone before i depart."
Pfc_Dohiyi turns around to chat with the chief
kyte: " hello Mister Dohiyi" kyte smiles
Lt_Xanatos: "If you ever need anything, don't hesitate to give me a call Admiral..."
Adm_Merrick ACTION: watches Cole as he approaches Kyte
Capt_Xendra ACTION: walks up o Xanatos
CWO_Cole ACTION walks over to Kyte
Commander_Sloane: "my God .... that's a penny ... from Earth's past .... people used to say if you found one ... you'd have good luck ..."
kyte ACTION looks at cole
Adm_Merrick: " Will do Commander Xanatos..... thats gonna take soem time gettin used to"
Pfc_Dohiyi: "yes sir"
CWO_Cole "El.... how are you?"
Capt_Xendra: Well its the Xan and Xen show for now on it looks like
PFC_O`Shay ACTION: walks to the Ops console, eyeing it warily
Lt_Xanatos: "Same here.." (laughs)
kyte: " I understand congradulations are in order Marcus"
LT_Wildstar action HUGS KYTE...TAKE CARE
HovVaj: "I had good luck, serving with you, sir..take it ....it is your past, not mine"
Lt_Xanatos: "Yes it is Captain... I hope I don't have to kidnap you again..."
kyte ACTION smiles at Wildstar, squezes his hand as he leaves
CWO_Cole "I suppose so. And thanks."
Commander_Sloane: "no ... you keep it .... you'll need it assigned to this ship ... "
Capt_Xendra: Well lets hope not.... at least not for awhile (laughs)
kyte: " I am... Well Marcus... and you?"
Adm_Merrick ACTION: walks over to where Kyte and Cole are
HovVaj looks at O'Shay "it is a tempormental console, O'Shay...you two should get along famously"
Lt_Xanatos ACTION: grins
Pfc_Dohiyi walks over to capt xen
PFC_O`Shay ACTION: smiles a little..."yes, but....I have much less experiencing fixing these"
HovVaj: "no, sir" she put the penny in his hand "this is not my world...we both know that"
LT_Wildstar: "you know it"
Pfc_Dohiyi: "reporting for duty maam"
CWO_Cole "I.... I am fine. i'm not sure if you have heard but I will be accompanying Captain merrick to Klingon space in her task force."
kyte ACTION leans on the post closest to her
Commander_Sloane: "that's an order ensign ... keep it ..."
Capt_Xendra: Well glad have along mr. Dohiyl, this will be a good battle ineed!
Lt_Xanatos ACTION: walks over to Kyte and hands her a small bottle
Adm_Merrick ACTION: walks in behind Kyte as he nods at Cole
kyte ACTION smiles, " thats quite an honor Marcus... good luck... come back alive"
HovVaj tosses the coin to O'Shay....."with that Captain, you are going to need this"
PFC_O`Shay ACTION: taps a few commands into the keypads, automatically looking for sickbay status, then frowns and powers the console down
LT_Wildstar ACTION walks up to merrick...."sir it's been an honor to serve with you"
kyte ACTION looks at bottle
Pfc_Dohiyi: "that i have no doubts about maam"
CWO_Cole ACTIOn nods to Merrick with a neutral expression
PFC_O`Shay ACTION: catches the coin...."We'll see..."
Adm_Merrick: " Its been an honor to have you there Wild"
Lt_Xanatos: "From one warrior to another... Thanks for the battles, I owe you one..." (grins)
CWO_Cole "i will El, i will."
kyte: " thank you Xanatos"
HovVaj pushes buttons for O'Shay....."this is sickbay.....but this is the HEART of the Raven...."
Capt_Xendra: WEll you better get a little ore optimistic with the Klingons... all of their battles are glorius!
kyte ACTION leans over hugs cole leans back and smiles
Adm_Merrick: "Kyte..... mind if i ask you a simple question?"
Pfc_Dohiyi: "aye maam... (laughs )"
PFC_O`Shay ACTION: scans over the console again, watching Hov's fingers
kyte ACTION gives Xanatos a small kiss on the cheek
CWO_Cole ACTIOn hugs kyte back as se hugs him, his emotions running rio within him..... he quiets them down with some effort
kyte: " go ahead..." turns to look at Merrick
HovVaj grins up at O'Shay...."it was a slice,being up here....take care of them...."
Adm_Merrick ACTION: reaches into his jacket pocket, and goes down to one knee
Adm_Merrick: " Um Kyte......"
kyte ACTION looks at Merrick
Adm_Merrick ACTION: takes out a small box
Lt_Xanatos ACTION: nods to Kyte and walks over to his bags
Adm_Merrick: " Um Kyte..... Will you marry this old goat?"
CWO_Cole ACTION actually staggers back a step, suddenly finding it a bit hard to breathe
kyte ACTION looks surprised
Lt_Xanatos ACTION: turns around and smiles
Capt_Xendra ACTION: walks up to the group.... I want a token to remember this by (gets out holo imager
Lt_Putnam ACTION grins
Pfc_Dohiyi turns in kytes and merricks direction
kyte: " I... um... " takes a deep breath..." I..." looks at Merrick again
Capt_Xendra: Oh dont do it Kyte..... (laughs and winks at her)
HovVaj walks up to Sloane, tool kit in hand
CWO_Cole ACTION steps away from Merrick and Kyte, face pale
Adm_Merrick: " Well?"
kyte: " are you sure you want to do this?"
Adm_Merrick: " I sure as hell am"
kyte ACTION holds box... looking at it
Capt_Xendra: Well he wouldnt have asked if he didnt... say yes already his heart cant take it!!!
Pfc_Dohiyi sees coles reaction and walks toward him
kyte ACTION looks at Merrick... grims slightly
Adm_Merrick ACTION: takes out ring and puts it on her finger
Adm_Merrick: " Thats a good enough answer for me"
Capt_Xendra: OK that the sirit... now GROUP PICTURE!!!!
Adm_Merrick ACTION: Raise up and hold s her in his arms
kyte: " oh!! it is ..oh..." looks at Merrick again
Capt_Xendra: spitit too
CWO_Cole ACTION thoughts awhirl, walks away from group to collect himself
Capt_Xendra: spirit (man)
HovVaj puts her tool kit in Sloane's hands....."you need this more than me, sir"
kyte ACTION glances at O'Shay...
Pfc_Dohiyi stands beside cole
LT_Wildstar ACTION walks over to sloane
kyte ACTION hugs Merick
CWO_Cole ACTION practically slumps against a shuttlecraft... pretty much devastated
Pfc_Dohiyi: "umm sir are you ok.......?"
Lt_Putnam: WHISPERS to wildstar"time to plan a bachlor party"
PFC_O`Shay ACTION: keeps an eye on Kyte
Commander_Sloane: "no .... you're going to need this .... so keep it"
CWO_Cole "Oh, yes. I'll befine Dohiyi.... I....i guess i'm not fully recovered from the battle." <~~lies, badly
LT_Wildstar: "if u need me for any raven business i'll be in new seattle...get ahold of me...if not cya in 90m days"
Commander_Sloane: "enjoy your leave Luke ... you've earned it ..."
HovVaj: "no, sir....you break the bridge too often, and O'Shay is merely a physician..."....walks over to Cole
Adm_Merrick: " Well Kyte, its tiem to go"
kyte WHISPERS to Merrick..." Marcus did not take that to well." looks at Cole
Pfc_Dohiyi: " you know weve been through almost hell and back and never lied to each other ... why now "
Adm_Merrick ACTION: looks over at Cole
HovVaj puts two fingers on Cole's temple..........transferrs a good thought......begins to walk away
CWO_Cole ACTION ooks across platform at Kyte, shakes head a bit.... to Dohiyi... "Please, go enjoy everyones comany."
kyte: " yes..." kyte takes a deep breath.... closes her eyes...then leans heavily on Merrick
Lt_Xanatos ACTION: walks over to O'Shay
Capt_Xendra ACTION: gathers her bag.... which includes a small trophy for Kurn a piece of Merrickus' facial implant
Adm_Merrick: " Come on lets go home....."
Pfc_Dohiyi: " since your promotion isnt through yet i will not let that be an order"
CWO_Cole ACTION looks at Hov as she walks away
PFC_O`Shay ACTION: looks up at the Lt
Adm_Merrick ACTION: picks up Kyte in his arms and starts to walk away from the crowd
Pfc_Dohiyi: " you need to talk im here"
HovVaj sends Cole a telepathic thought: thanks, for being a friend
kyte: " yes...lets us go..." looks around at her friends
CWO_Cole "As you wish Dohiyi..... I'd just prefer to be by myself for a bit."
Lt_Xanatos: "O'Shay, you did well under tough circumstances... Gaarthol smiles upon you. You will make a fine officer..."
Pfc_Dohiyi turns and looks at his friends
CWO_Cole ACTIION sends a thought back.... "You are welcome. You as well."
Pfc_Dohiyi: "since we are going to be on the same ship ill expect youll need to talk later then ... ill be there"
HovVaj nods at Cole......and picks up her PADD....
PFC_O`Shay "But thank you, sir. It was a pleasure to be under your command"
Adm_Merrick WITHOUT ANYONE REALIZING IT, MERRICK AND KYTE ARE GONE
Capt_Xendra ACTION: approaches xanatos
CWO_Cole "Thank you Dohiyi..... I'll remember that."
Capt_Xendra: Well Commander.... shal we?
ACTION: AND WITH FINIAL WAVES AND HUGS, AND GOOD LUCK WISHES THE PEOPLE BEGIN THEIR NEW JOURNEYS....
Pfc_Dohiyi turns and addresses his friends
HovVaj Leans on the bulkhead for a moment, looks out at the crew that she considers family
Lt_Xanatos: "First star to the left, and straight on 'till morning?"
Capt_Xendra: Sounds like a plan....
CWO_Cole "Eternal vigalance is ever the price of freedom...." in a low voice
Pfc_Dohiyi: " may the spirits keep all of us in the right places and away from danger to you all a give up my highest blessings"
Lt_Putnam: "where did you get that corny old line xan?"
Capt_Xendra: To you as well Dohiyl
Lt_Xanatos: "I read it in one of your old Fleet files Putnam..." (grins)
CWO_Cole ACTION notices that Kyte and Merrick slipped off, tries to compose himself
Pfc_Dohiyi: " i hear the the avitar is a very capable ship ... if she is half that of the raven we will make it back to see each other again"
HovVaj looks at Cole....transferrs positive telepathic thoughts
CWO_Cole "Captain Merrick, what class of ship is the Avatar?"
CWO_Cole ACTION looks to Hov and smiles
Capt_Xendra: Well I will make her that... a ship is onlas good as her Captian you know (laughs)
HovVaj looks at Cole....gives a "thumbs up"
Pfc_Dohiyi smiles and picks up his bags
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