Enterprise: Lifetime, Part OneSTAR TREK: ENTERPRISEEnterprise: Lifetime, Part One by thew40
As with many fans, I was highly disappointed in "These Are The Voyages." With what should have been a heartfelt tribute to the stronger qualities of Enterprise, it turned out to be a big turd. Recently, the novel "The Good That Men Do" retconed that episode, placing its events immediately after "Terra Prime" instead of five years later. This fic mostly takes place in 2245, but deals with the events of both Enterprise installments.
It's divided into three parts. Be warned the first part is pretty much a talky.
Part One: Morning
Jonathan Archer rose to the sound his alarm. He landed his feet on the ground and stood as tall as his could, his old bones cracking and creaking as he did so. He shuffled to the bathroom, did his business, and proceeded to load his injections of the day. He showered, dressed and walked out into the living room. The shades drew back, revealing the ugliness of the day. Thick dark clouds layered the sky and send down sheets of