This is just a silly little plot bunny the came in mind while I was watching the second of "Aliens".
Disclaimer: I own Nothing but these words I write and the Plots invested in them.
She’d been lying on the couch when the doorbell rang. House arrest, for the best the doctor had said.
‘Well, anything is better than the hospital.’ Joyce thought as she headed to the door. She hadn’t been prepared for what was standing outside and what she did see made her muscles tense as memories came back; memories that had become nothing but nightmares to her.
She remembers Tim, her older brother. She remembers how the monsters took him away. She remembers how her mother and father screamed, shooting at the thing but most of all, she remembers Ripley.
The woman, Ripley smiles at her. With one hand raised, she speaks the name Joyce had left behind long ago.