Major AU. Warning!: Reapers don't exist! The Apollo 11 mission made First Contact with an unknown alien race, and the course of history was changed. Now, centuries later, as the species of the galaxy try to undermine this Alliance, they will stand their ground, and forge their own destiny among the stars, outside of the influence of the Citadel Council.
Rated: T - English - Adventure/Sci-Fi - Chapters: 6 - Words: 17,238 - Reviews: 35 - Favs: 209 - Follows: 249 - Updated: 8/5/2013 - Published: 12/31/2012 - Shepard (F), Shepard (M)