Rated:  PG
Summary:    Bridger and Lucas are spending some down time on his island, happy to be doing regular mundane things that don’t require a lot of effort.

When Lucas begins to show signs of illness, it is chalked up to a number of common ailments, but once diagnosed accurately, sends shivers down Bridger’s spine that it what killed his wife Carol.

There is no treatment, Bridger can sit by his bedside only watch as Lucas has to battle for survival.   When the course of the illness takes an even worse turn, the Captain of SeaQuest is scared that he is about to lose someone important to him all over again.

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Completed: NO – A future story to come

Other Information:   First season crew story.  From the show we know that Carol, Bridger’s wife died of a fever. Not much information is known about the circumstances, so I will take a bit of poetic license and just use for this story.