1 Work in Stove Stories
"My name is Dr. Elizabeth Weir," the woman said, holding her hands before her and slightly to the sides, an offering of welcome and peace. Weir did not radiate the fear that some of the others did, and her eyes were lively, dilated by the arousal of her intellectual curiosity. "We will not harm you unless you attempt to harm us. If your intentions are peaceful, then you are welcome here."
"I intend no harm to you," she said, copying Weir's hand position. "I am pleased to meet you, Dr. Weir. My name is Teyla Emmagan."
Weir smiled. "And I am very pleased to meet you, Teyla. May I ask, are you an Ancient?"
One choice, made years before the Atlantis expedition steps through the gate, means things are a bit...different...five years down the road.