Wow! That was ... intriguing. So this happened a while ago ... oh, my goodness, I don't know what I'm more excited about, hearing the rest of this background story, or finding out what's going to happen when Sarine returns to the Hegemony! Crazy, crazy stuff, CS! The biostation sounds ... um, slimy and weird? Prin and Ba'el (Bay, I love that she calls him Bay for some reason) are great together, with all that tension. Loved the descriptions of the Benjamin Sisko
. Fantastic work, and if the rest of it is this interesting, it'll have been well worth the wait! That's some imagination you have, there!