In the Thick of it - Chapter 10In the Thick of it - Chapter 10 by ~Midnight-Blackened
The Normandy's mess hall was bustling with crew members that had just dragged themselves out of bed, desperate for that first cup of coffee to help them start their shift.
Dr. Chakwas was sitting at one of the tables, holding a lively debate with Engineer Adams.
"But enough of this A.I. argument," Adams said to her, attempting to change the subject that all of a sudden had become a bit too controversial and potentially divisive.
"I was meaning to ask you if my present reached you. The muffins, I mean."
As Karin was listening to Adams, she caught a glimpse of Joker making his way to the coffee machine.
Adams continued; "I wasn't sure if they're to your taste or... you can tell me what you like and I can get you something different next time."
Her attention returned to the engineer: "They're fine, Greg. They were delicious and you certainly shouldn't have."
Her eyes returned to Joker; "Would you excuse me for a moment?" she asked him. "Don't let anybody take my seat, I intend to return s