Cadet John Quigley is weeks away from achieving his hard-won dream: escaping the reach of his troubled, abusive mother by becoming a Starfleet officer.
Breaking free is all he's ever wanted. So why does it hurt so much?
(My entry for the "Under the Weather" Weekly Prompt.)
Categories: Expanded Universes Characters: Quigley, John
Genre: Angst, Drama, Family, General, Tragedy
Warnings: Adult Situations
Series: Star Trek: Tesseract, Tesseract: The Academy Years
Chapters: 1 Completed: Yes
Word count: 922 Read: 734
Published: 25 May 2011 Updated: 25 May 2011