Star Trek-The Visitor: Chap 13: Books @ BrowniesCaptain Amanda Hunter absently touched the new holograph of her and Timothy Saenz together at Hidger Beach–taken just a few hours before the recall notice was issued by Starfleet Command.
This was what she was missing the most in life. Some reason to live. And love again.
And even though their brief rendezvous made a distinct impression on the two of them, the woman saw it as a new thread being weaved into the stream of life.
The pain she felt over losing Brian was still there–in her heart–but being with Timothy took some of that away and replaced it with something else.
The door to her quarters suite chimed a couple of times, and the woman went to answer it with a light jaunt in her step.
“Coming.” She answered with brisk authority–thinking it was Councilor Anna Graves wanting to go over her latest counseling session results from the previous week.
But to her surprise, it was her First Officer, Lieutenant-Commander Trevor Rawlins