Author: Written by Joana Cascais.
Game: Mass Effect – Events following the Feros Mission.
Pairing: Joana Shepard/Shiala
Disclaimer: All characters belong to Electronic Arts and BioWare.
Warning: Joana Shepard is based on my personal version of Female Shepard.
Joana Shepard could not sleep. She could only think about the Cipher, about Saren and especially about the Asari Commando, Shiala. Something in her could make Shepard feel somewhat vulnerable in many ways. Could it have been when Shiala melded with Shepard in order to transfer her vision about the Cipher? Was it normal feeling like this after a meld since it was an Asari ability? No, it wasn’t that. Something really didn’t make sense. Shepard felt like she hadn’t felt in a long time. The feeling of heat inside her body, passing through her veins, making her blood boil. She felt almost weak every time she thought of Shiala. Something in that one Asari a