“Captain’s log,the enterprise has temporarily eluded a bendali ship.we are in high alert. While Dr. Piper have asked me to come to sickbay. ” Addison said.
Addison entered sickbay. “What do you got for me doc” Addison asked. “Well the worms could be deadly if not treated . if treated they are more of a nuisance then a plague. Had the middle ages had the scientific knowledge we have or even the knowledge of the 20th and 21st century ,the black plague could have been avoided. I decided to start at a kind of anti bacteria of some kind. I have found a treatment regimin I believe that will cure the worms. It may take a week or so. There May be some discomfort during that time. I Expect a full recovery in time. ” piper said.
“So we are not going to die or become a worm or a parasitic host?”she asked. “As long as you follow my regime To the letter. “Dr. Piper said. “Alright! I will follow your program to the letter Mark!”she said. “You had better addison!”the doctor said.
“Ok I will . you have my word.I will fully cooperate with your treatment program. ” she said.
“The landing party will probably need to take that time off during treatment. ” the doctor said.
“I don’t think any of us will mind a beef rest it. We will probably need time off after the treatment is complete.” Addison commented.
“Yes no doubt. Go easy on them for a while!”he said. ” ok. Can you begin treatments now?” she asked. “Absolutely! I just wanted to inform you first.” the c.m.o told the captain. “Of course get things set up !”Addison said. “You got it!”the doctor said.
Addison excited the turbo lift and entered the bridge. ” captain on the bridge . “yeoman Smith declared.”as you are. ” the captain said. Everyone resumed what they were doing previously.
“The doctor has developed a treatment. It may be a little painfull but it should be successful.” adison said.
“The bendali vessel is powred up again. ” sotril said. “I imagine they have sophisticated sensots. I am thinking they Will be on the hunt for us any seconds now. ” the security chief remarked.
“Shields up. Stand by. ” Addison ordered. “Shields up. ” Ryan said. “Weapons are. On stand by!” dasale said .
“Captain Dr. Piper says he is ready for the first ‘victim'” Palmer reported. “That does not inspire a lot if confidence does it? Alright yeoman Smith go. ” Addison said.”aye mam!”the young yeoman said.
Yeoman Smith excited the bridge.she entered the turbo lift.the Door closed.
“Captains log the bendali vessel is looking for us. We are continuing to attempt to evade them. We are on course for federation space. Treatment have begun. ”
” hostile vessel has found us. It has just set itself On a direct intercept course for us. ” the security chief said.
“Open hailing frequency. Ship to ship!” the captain ordered. The com officer activated the com unit.”hailing frequency open!” lt. Palmer said.
“Attention bendali vessel! This is captain Addison mccomic. We have found a way to cure the ailment caused by the worms. Your attack is unwanted. ” Addison said.
“They are responding . ” the com officer said . “On screen. ” the captain ordered. The com officer transfered the image to the view screen. On the screen displayed the image of the alien bridge
“Captain ! Your condition is of no consiquence to US! Even if you are cured you were stil affected by the worms. You are uncleen.you will be always be affected.you are eternally uncleen. Your ship must be destroyed. ” the captain said.
The screen faded. ” not the answer I wanted but it was the answer I expected. This is about to get tense. ” she said.
The two ships neered each other. The hostile opened fire on the enterprise. “Shields held. ” sotril reported. ” return fire!” the captain ordered.
The enterprise fired on the warship. The bendali ship quickly hit back on the enterprise. The ship rocked back and forth. “Shields holding. ” the security chief announced.
The enterprise fired back on the warship. The warship was hit In front and back.
The enterprise was hit again. “Shields down to 87 percent” the Vulcan science officer said. The enterprise kept traveling at warp. The enterprise was continued to be chased. The enterprise fired back on the bendali ship.
The enterprise fired multiple volleys of photon torpedoes on the warship.
The enterprise ran at high warp towards the ship. It pushed off the ship .they fired phasers on the ship. “It seams that the vessel has lost us at least for the moment. ” the chief said.
“Captains log so far yeoman Smith,security officers Galloway and Leslie have been undergoing treatment for the worms. They are responding well . ” Addison said.
“Now nearing federation space. ” Ryan reported. “Take us in. ” Addison ordered.the enterprise entered. “Now in federation space ” dasale reported. “Ok. Sotril take over. ” Addison said.
“Aye sir!” the Vulcan said. Addison got up from the command chair. “Time to face the music adie ?”Ryan said. “You too Ryan. That’s an order. In fact I want all of the landing party to go to sickbay. “Addison said.
Addison left the bridge. The commander left the turbo lift. The door closed.
To be concluded.