Remember the Alamo
This wasn’t like any other time they had spent at the Alamo.
In fact, it was all wrong.
When Miles suggested they spend an afternoon there, Julian was excited. He only had a few days on Earth - between the medical conference, and the reluctant visit with his family (at his mother’s request). Still, he couldn’t imagine coming all this way and not seeing his best friend.
The two met at Starfleet Command in San Fransisco, then shuttled over to the O’Brien’s new family home in Maui. Keiko, Molly, and Yoshi were all delighted to see Julian, but no one was surprised when the two friends excused themselves right after lunch.
“We still have a few hours of sunlight…” Julian said, filled with excitement, as the two rushed out the door.
The excitement, however, was short lived.
In San Antonio, the Alamo reminded Julian of nesting boxes: a 19th century mission, nestled inside the neat little 20th century park, in the middle of the bustling 24th cen