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Marooned (Star Trek Voyager, No 14) by Christie Golden

By Christie Golden

While an alien pirate abducts Kes, Voyager takes to the air in sizzling pursuit, however the first rescue project fails disastrously and the away group will get stranded on an unknown international, while Voyager confronts an enemy fleet deep in area.

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Though this indicates an extremely high level of technology, the fact that some of the holograms were so simple indicates a limited number of resources. This station was no real base for anyone, merely an ideal location for a trap. Much as we aboard Voyager have learned to value Kes's contributions, we remain utterly at a loss as to why someone would set up so complex a trap for one member of the crew, and indeed, a member with the least amount of useful knowledge of our technology. Perhaps they were in need of her medical skills.

The words died as she saw that the administrator had something metallic and dangerous looking pointed directly at her. "It's time to leave, my dear. " Tom PARIS HAD ENURED MAW A BAR IN HIS DAY, AM all of them, he had discovered, had a few things in common. Beverages of varying potencies were always served. A large member of the predominant race lurked by the door, ready to eject customers who had overindulged in those beverages. The lighting was dim, and some kind of game of chance was usually being played.

What happened? " "Of a sort," replied Aren. He clasped his hands behind him and began to lead his visitors along the rows of shops. For the first time, Janeway got a brief glimpse of his back. Two large lumps below the shoulder blades marred the otherwise sleek, long back of the Rhulani administrator. Almost immediately, Aren gracefully maneuvered himself so that the unsightly protuberances were no longer visible. It was a subtle gesture, but Janeway was used to picking up on subtleties from alien races.

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