STF

Counsellor's Office - Thus things continue to unfold

Posted May 12, 2021, 9:50 a.m. by Lieutenant Junior Grade Janna Kingston (CNS) (Lindsay Bayes)

Posted by Ensign Viyara Nazeen (Scientist) in Counsellor’s Office - Thus things continue to unfold

Posted by Lieutenant Junior Grade Janna Kingston (CNS) in Counsellor’s Office - Thus things continue to unfold

Posted by Ensign Viyara Nazeen (Scientist) in Counsellor’s Office - Thus things continue to unfold
Posted by… suppressed (1) by the Post Ghost! 👻

(snip)

Grass green eyes gazing deeply, Janna was forthright in her contemplation of Viyara. “For what?” she said simply.

~Janna Kingston, CNS

“For laughing. For not believing you,” Viyara replied; only barely meeting Janna’s green eyes with her own heterochromatic ones.

~Ensign Nazeen, Scientist

Janna shrugged. “No rule you have to believe me or anyone else. But let me ask you this and if you don’t have an answer right away, that’s okay. But what would it cost you if you were to go out on a limb and believe me. Believe that there aren’t perfect answers to every question?”

~Janna Kingston, CNS

Viyara nodded thoughtfully. Once again allowing herself time to actually think about that question instead blurting out the first dismissive thing that came to her mind. Finally she said, “I’m not sure. I know that not everything in life is black or white. And yet there are a lot of aspects in my life where things are black or white. Either a hypothesis is true or false. There is a reaction or not when you mix two chemicals. You find a match for a DNA sample or not. You may not always know the answer right away, but it is one or the other nevertheless. I know inter-personal stuff doesn’t work the same way. There is a lot of grey in-between. But sometimes clear either ors make it easier…” She gave a small shrug as she let her voice trail off.

~Ensign Nazeen, Scientist

Kingston nodded slowly. Identifying an issue was really sometimes half the battle. The rest either came on its own or you needed help tackling them. “And what major thing did we establish yesterday on the holodeck?” Janna asked.

~Janna Kingston, CNS


Posts on USS Athena

In topic

Posted since


© 1991-2021 STF. Terms of Service

Version 1.12.5