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Summary:

#6 in the Switcheroo Series. The crew encounters a culture where information is highly prized and a mainstay of their society. But is 'information' and 'truth' the same thing?


Rated: R
Categories: Het > Tucker and T'Pol, Het > Reed and Sato Characters: Archer, Ensemble, Liz Cutler, Mayweather, Other, Phlox, Reed, Sato, T'Pol, Tucker
Genre & Keywords: Action, Angst, AU, Drama
Story Type: Story
Warnings: None
Challenges:
Series: AU Switcheroo Series
Chapters: 7 Completed: No
Word count: 21684 Read: 12371
Published: October 12, 2011 Updated: May 20, 2012
Story Notes:

Disclaimer: Don't own 'em, don't make money off 'em.

Notes: Sorry for the delay, but real life has been complicated lately. This is #6 in the AU Switcheroo series. The crew get into trouble with a culture that may be hiding secrets under its placid exterior.

Rating: T

Future pairings: TnT, R/S (Hayes/Sato mentioned)

1. Chapter 1 by Lady Rainbow [Reviews - 2] (3403 words)

Hoshi and Trip discover the extensive information net on Altarra while Travis explores the Altarran Marketplace. But things aren't what the seem, and a tragedy occurs.

2. Chapter 2 by Lady Rainbow [Reviews - 0] (2828 words)

Travis uses his knowledge of Boomer trade routes to his advantage, and finds an unlikely ally. Jon and Malcolm discover more disturbing clues that something isn't quite right.

Future pairings: TnT, R/S (Hayes/Sato mentioned)

3. Chapter 3 by Lady Rainbow [Reviews - 0] (2797 words)

Jon Archer and Malcolm Reed find out more disturbing details about the Altarran culture. Phlox is asked to make repairs on the Altarran Network, while Travis employs T'Pol's help in decoding a message.

Note: In this universe, the Commanding Officer of the Columbia NX-02 is Captain J. Matthew Hayes.

4. Chapter 4 by Lady Rainbow [Reviews - 0] (4975 words)

Both Malcolm and Phlox find odd cracks in the Altarran's 'perfect society'. Sometimes knowing too much has unforeseen consequences.

5. Chapter 5 by Lady Rainbow [Reviews - 0] (3337 words)

Trip discovers the repair work isn't going the way it's supposed to. Travis, T'Pol and Hoshi stumble over the secret of the memory box. That secret might destroy all hopes of First Contact before they even begin.

6. Chapter 6 by Lady Rainbow [Reviews - 0] (3276 words)

Malcolm channels his 'inner Armory Officer'. Jon accidentally walks into the opening volley of an Altarran civil war, and Trip drives a getaway car.

7. Chapter 7 by Lady Rainbow [Reviews - 0] (1068 words)

This is the Epilogue. Some First Contact missions do not end the way you expect them. 

Admiral Forrest makes an appearance in the chapter. He grants the E Crew some shore leave. The next installment of the series: this AU's version of Two Days and Two Nights. Stay tuned!