On the trip to the station four years ago, she’d glimpsed a Rakh’Sha male, but she figured he’d be a new addition to the Security Department. A year passed before Luna learned the newly pointed Head of the Biology Department was Rakh’Sha, and even more before she realized he was the same prickly male from the shuttle.
Terran Prime station, or the Eye as the residents called it, resembled an eye no more. As the end of the Watch was approaching, the station’s modules started to disengage, being repurposed. The upper arch was already half gone, as the Ark detached over a month before and moved to hover in the exosphere. The other half was scheduled to go in a few weeks as well, down to the planet, to be used in the construction of the first habitats.