A really short chapter just to start things and see if anyone's interested. :) (AGAIN, SET A LONG TIME BEFORE THE MOVIES... BUT STILL DURING THE REPUBLIC.)

I DON'T OWN ANYTHING BUT THE PLOT AND WEIRD AU SITUATION.

Jane sank slowly to the floor, panting heavily, the green blade still in her shaking hands.

"Good, young one, good."

The brunette's dark eyes flickered up quickly, and she straightened slightly when she saw master Yoda.

"Passed, you have." The small, green jedi told her, nodding. "Come, come. To the council, we must take you."

The soon-to-be jedi knight smiled tiredly, gracefully rising and following him on long, tan legs, closing her saber and clipping it to her belt as she went.

"Yes, master."