Star date: 32851.2:
The Business received a distressed call up from a fleeing scout ship.
SOS. I am .
under . attack!! demand . asylum . Federation . Space!!..
The ship was
pressing the limits of its engines since it hurtled out of your neutral
zone -- the quantity of space that provides as a no-ones-land separating
the United Federation of Planets and the Romulan Empire. A robust
Romulan warbird was mercilessly firing wave after wave of disrupter
blasts at the tiny defenseless scout ship. After the scout was in
Federation space, the warbird broke off the assault and quickly
retreated back again to Romulan space.
We hailed the ship
and discovered from her captain that he was only. His brand was Shaq,
captain of the Check Mate. He claimed to become a Romulan captain in
search of Federation asylum. I had never heard about any such thing; in
Romulan contemporary society, loyalty to the Romulan Empire is usually more sacred than
life itself. The point is, I was sure that we would learn a whole lot
more through the next couple of days.
Star date: 32851.5:
Captain Shaq claimed that he was defecting so that you can prevent
intergalactic war. He informed us that the Romulan Empire has got plans