Jack stood at the entrance to the conference room and watched as Rodney worked feverishly at the tablet Miko had strong-armed their Marine guard into allowing them. The scientist was facing a possible banishment from the city – another exile Jack reminded himself
Miko sighed as the door slid to behind her. It had been a long and difficult fifteen hours in the lab but she’d finally finished the first pass at the Atlantis Voice Interface Software. No doubt McKay would have notes once he’d reviewed her initial tests,
There was absolutely no doubt as to where Rodney had gone, as Atlantis led Jethro straight to the main lab complex. Jethro knew he wasn’t imagining that there was an urgency in the way she flashed lights and took him a winding path that nevertheless was a shorter route
Elizabeth admired the young marine sitting opposite her as he wove his story. He was gorgeous, with sparkling blue eyes and a head of wavy hair that just skirted the rules. It wasn’t like John Sheppard could complain, his own hair was unruly even for the Air Force.
When the Hexad was first formed in Pegasus, their initial meeting unleashed untold power, linked them to the city and succeeded in turning the tide on the Wraith threat. Now, only three months later, while the fight in the Pegasus galaxy is going well, two of the six men have noticed there is some invidious and unexplained tension between certain members of their polyamorous group. It seems Atlantis is aware that her saviours are unhappy too, but unfortunately her solution may cause more problems than it solves.