Under Better Circumstances 8 - Bending ProtocolTitle: Under Better Circumstances - Chapter 8: Bending Protocol
Game: Mass Effect
Characters/Pairing: Commander Nevada Shepard (femShep) and James Vega
*****SPOILERS ARE IN THIS CHAPTER!!!!*****
Chapter 8 Bending Protocol
With the Normandy safely docked at the Citadel, the crew was taking a brief moment to relax before their next venture. Major Kaidan Alenko joined Lieutenant Steve Cortez, Garrus Vakarian, and Kenneth Donnelly at one of James Vega's infamous card games. The hangar was filled with the stench of hard liquor and the roars of their laughter.
"I would be winning if someone wasn't cheating!" Kaidan leaned back in his chair, throwing down his cards on the table.
James hunched forward and collected his earnings, "No you're just really bad at this game."
"You're pretty bad, Major," Kenneth added, pouring another glass.
"I give up."
"Oh come on Kaidan," Steve reass