"Where's papa?" Delenn, John, Dius and David look at her like she has gone mad. "You you mean 'dad', right?" John says while giving her a smile that doesn't reach his eyes. "No, I mean papa." She knows where dad is. He is on Centauri Prime on business he did not want to share with her. But why not? He's never had secrets for her before. There's always been the two of them, travelling the Universe together and always having each other's backs.
Two? That's not right. They have always been three, perfection to the Minbari. Her, dad and papa. But why can't she remember ever doing anything with papa, or talking to him? She can only see his face in short glimpses, and those do not even resemble him. Pictures from the news that make dad look away and grind his teeth.
She knocks over her cup when she flees the room. The others run after her, losing their faces and clothes as they do. As she makes her way to the hall that leads to the shuttle bay, the creatures have become darker, a