(Just a) Genetic Quirk – Two – amakave

TWO Jethro Gibbs looked at the young woman in the car with him. He regretted that it had come to this, the car filling with water and no way out. He was glad she was unconscious, so she wouldn’t see death coming the way he did. Seeing Maddie Tyler all grown up brought home to him how much time had passed since he lost his family. Would he see his girls as he died? He…

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(Just a) Genetic Quirk – One – amakave

ONE Agent Kate Todd watched the doctors and nurses surrounding her team mate’s bed. Tony DiNozzo’s breathing sounded horrid – raspy and wet. Gibbs had left after delivering an ultimatum to Tony to “live.” And then Tony’s breathing worsened and his fever soared. Kate was ushered out of the room and into Ducky’s arms. Activity continued at Tony’s bedside. Their actions had a frantic edge as they tried to alleviate the pressure on his lungs.…

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Project File: (Just a) Genetic Quirk – amakave

SOL1859-09-01 aka the “Carrington Flare.” The largest solar flare in recorded history, the Coronal Mass Ejection (CME) that bathed the Earth in the fall of 1859. The children born from March to June of 1860 were… different. That difference, that quirk mutation was passed down to their children, and their children’s children. In some cultures, the children were derided as cursed. In some cultures they were celebrated as blessed by the Gods. The far reaching consequences of the intense solar radiation from that event are still being discovered.

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