When Shanxi was freed, Earth knew aliens were out there. What they did not expect was to find other humans already in the stars in a holy empire, and part of the Citadel. Twenty six years since First Contact, the Council prepares for two new human Spectres. And on the Normandy SR-1, Ashley Williams and her imperial counterpart, Shepard, begin the first round of evaluations.
Rated: T - English - Sci-Fi - Chapters: 19 - Words: 213,643 - Reviews: 125 - Favs: 176 - Follows: 248 - Updated: 4/9 - Published: 3/1/2014 - Shepard (F), Ashley W., D. Anderson, Nihlus K.