"He recognized that, the small tick, the first time he saw it. He knew the incomprehensible urge to maintain the armory. That occasional backtalk, the half-annoyed, half-amused sarcasm. For all that had happened, all that she'd been through, she was still Ash. A darker, snappier version, but still Ash. And she belonged to Cerberus." Very AU. Will run through 2 and 3. Now on AO3!
Rated: T - English - Sci-Fi/Adventure - Chapters: 45 - Words: 128,537 - Reviews: 60 - Favs: 27 - Follows: 46 - Updated: 7/27 - Published: 5/11 - [Shepard (M), Ashley W.] Garrus V., Miranda L.