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A Rough Time is the third episode of the second season of Star Trek: Swiftfire.



Captain Jonathan Masters infiltrates a pirate group called the Rough Necks on a mission to bring it down. Meanwhile the USS Swiftfire-A hunts for the same group unaware of their captain's mission. It soon becomes a race against time for Masters to complete his mission before his cover is blown.

Memorable quotes

"I’m Jonathan Masters and I’m here to be a pirate."
— Captain Masters to the Rough Neck's leader.
"I’m going to have a look inside."
"I, uh, don’t think it is a good idea. Escape pods are meant to be kept sealed until…"
"It isn’t like this ship will need to use them. She’s already crashed,"
--Masters convincing Mr Brooks to let him explore one of the escape pods.
"That just isn’t cricket."
— Masters to Stephanie Luckhurst after she hits him "below the belt".

Background information

  • The character Brendan Patol makes his first chronologically appearance in this story after appearing in "The True", which is set several months after this story but was written before.


Ad'mar; Ashcroft Outpost; Brooks, Steven; Cory, Glen; Five Star; Jalbian rhino; Kelly; Kelly, Ned; Kelsey, Isaiah; Kor'tel assassin knife; Luckhurst, Stephanie; Normandy-class; Outpost Clarity; Patol, Brendan; Port Augusta prison; Rough Necks; Starbase 312; Starfleet Logistics and Support; Stevens, Rachel; Task Force 59

External link

A Rough Time at Star Trek Swiftfire


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