[USS Athena] Re: "Time to Work... in Style..."
- From: "Jazmine Mergahn" <jazmine.mergahn@xxxxxxxxx>
- To: ussathena@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
- Date: Thu, 9 Oct 2008 22:12:32 -0500
Very nice picture, but I will not approve it as part of the Athena Uniform. Jazzy On Thu, Oct 9, 2008 at 5:57 PM, T'Shana Tubed <antediluvian2370@xxxxxxxxx>wrote: > Time to Work... in Style... > > > T'Shana almost skipped out of the Turbolift. There was a renewed spring > in her step; it felt good moving about the ship without a guard on her heel. > She bounced happily down the corridor and to the guest quarters. > "Hm, forgot to ask Ronov about crew quarters," she muttered, when > stepping in. "Oh well. I can bug him about that later." She tossed the > insignia and the comm badge onto the couch, kicked her heels off into the > corner, and began undressing. With a quick tap, she activated the computer > screen. "Computer... display standard uniform for USS Athena crew." > Several images popped up on the screen. She finished pulling the dress > off and flung it into the bedroom, before she sat down on the chair, looking > at the display. Her nose wrinkled slightly. "Whoever designed that atrocious > outfit must have no sense of style," she scrolled down the page, inspecting > the various aspects of the unique uniform with its black and gray design, > and the sash across the chest in the department colors. "Probably a > Romulan...," she grimaced. > She propped her head up on her arm, staring at the uniform, her mind > clearly deep in thought. Of course, she knew what Ronov had said, but did he > really expect her to run around looking like a scarecrow? She knew if she > disobeyed his orders and just wore a dress like she used to, he would have > her stripped of her rank immediately. There had to be a way of making this > work for her, stay in style, and yet not clearly break the uniform code. > "Computer... display female version of this uniform," she smirked, > suddenly getting an idea. > "Unable to comply," the nice female voice responded, "Uniform dress for > this particular version not available." > "Ohhhh... is that so?" T'Shana's lips drew up in a broad grin. "Then > perhaps we need to design one." > "Specify," the computer invited. > The doctor stood up and began pacing. "Hmmm... let me think..." > She walked the length of the room back and forth a few times, tapping > her lip lightly with her finger. Here and there, she stopped, pursing her > lips, then continued pacing. At one point, she briefly stopped in front of > the window, first gazing at the stars, then her own shapely form, reflecting > lightly in the window. Finally, she whirled around, walking back to the > computer console. > "Use basic shape of uniform dress, circa 2360," she began instructing. > "Size it according to my specific body measurements. Overall length, no more > than 88 cm. Overall color, black with gray sides, similar to the standard > uniform. But don't take the gray down to a point, make it go out toward the > seam again so it's a bit shape forming." She sat down, watching the design > come alive on the screen. "Uhm... V-shaped neckline, two stripes alongside > it, one 2 cm, one 1/2 cm wide, in the same gray shade as the sides." > The computer carried out the instructions. T'Shana watched with > interest, her eyes taking in every detail, closely observing the process. > "Hmm... Computer, make that short sleeves." She smiled with > satisfaction, when the adjustment was done. "That looks much better... Now, > add the sash. Engineering color... gold. And boots...," she sat back, "Now, > what kind of boots should I wear with this...? Hmm..." She leaned forward > onto the desk, "Computer, can you save this design and replicate that > uniform dress for me?" > "Affirmative." > "Good," T'Shana stood and walked to the replicator, giddy like a > schoolgirl. "This is gonna be great." > When the dress materialized, she wasted no time and quickly slipped > into it. She zipped it up and ran her hands down her sides to smooth it out. > It fit perfectly. Chuckling, she hurried into the bathroom to look at > herself in the full-length mirror. Her eyes beamed with pride, when she > gazed at her reflection. > "Wow," she tucked on the sash a bit, "Never knew that you could look so > good in a uniform, T'Shana." She giggled softly, "Now to the boots..." > She returned to the living area, contemplating for another moment on > what footwear would be best. "Computer, replicate a pair of black, > ankle-high boots, and a pair of black, knee-high boots... both with 6 cm > heels." > T'Shana grabbed them from the replicator, one after the other, and > hurried back into the bathroom. First, she pulled on the knee-high boots, > zipped them up, and inspected how they looked with the uniform. Then, she > did the same procedure with the ankle-high ones, though they did not have a > zipper. > "Hmm... well, the shorter ones show more of my legs," she muttered, as > she turned back and forth in front of the mirror. "But the knee-high ones > are kinda sexy," she chuckled. "Put some higher heels on them and... nah," > she grinned, "Ronov would kill me." Once again, she changed into the > knee-high ones. "Yes... this is it!" She turned sideways, striking a > modeling pose for a moment, then chuckled again, "Never know, T'Shana, you > might have something here that'll catch on with the females..." > Satisfied with her outfit, she strode back into the living area, picked > up the insignia, and pinned it on herself. "Ugh... green, not my color," she > grumbled. "Erei-Arrain... that sounds like a bad word play, or a failed > attempt at rhyming," she sighed. "Why can't they just be normal like > everyone else?" > Grabbing the comm badge, T'Shana turned it in her fingers a few times. > It was rather interesting how they had merged the basic Starfleet design > with the Romulan emblem. > "Doesn't even look half bad," she smiled softly, "I wish the crew could > merge like that and make something beautiful in the process." She took a > deep breath, as she attached the badge, "Alright, no time for sentiments... > time to work..." > > (SEE ATTACHMENT FOR A PIC OF THE UNIFORM DRESS.) > > "Knowledge becomes wisdom only after it has been put to practical use." > >
- [USS Athena] "Time to Work... in Style..."
- From: T'Shana Tubed
- [USS Athena] "Time to Work... in Style..."