Hell, No

Summary: A series of drabbles written to the prompt rarepair + hell, no.

Characters: multiple

Codes: multiple

Disclaimer: Paramount/CBS own all rights to the Star Trek universe and its characters, which I am borrowing without permission or intent to profit.

Notes: Guess the characters and pairings ... or skip to the cheat sheet.

Rated K

Five: Old Friends, New Adventures

“My, haven’t you changed,” the old man offers drily, watching her approach. “One might say you’re twice the person you used to be.”

The lieutenant in blue gives a mock curtsey.

“Off to your next posting?” He snips the wilting head off a rose. “That space station in the middle of nowhere?”

“Yes. With Ben.” She bends to uproot a weed. “I wonder how he’ll take it when he sees me like this.”

“Don’t tell me you’re scared.”

“Of Ben? Hell, no.”

“Of yourself, then.”

“Of parts of me,” she admits.

He pats her shoulder. “You’ll get used to them.”

© 2021 by Mia Cooper