Behold! A reunion between Female Shepard and Kaidan Alenko, post Mass Effect 2. Rated M, for the usual reasons.
The title refers to the Japanese art of repairing broken pottery with lacquer infused with precious metals. As a philosophy, it treats breakage and repair as part of the history of an object, rather than something to be hidden. A prudent metaphor for the arc of the Shenko relationship, methinks. An example of the technique is here.
me, in every bioware game ever:this is my person, I love this character with the whole of my heart, my sun and stars, amatus, ma vhenan, my sunshine, I would sail to the edge of the galaxy for this romance
me:*drags companion along to every blood-soaked, life-threatening mission*