Genres: Episode Prologues & Epilogues, General
Word count: 1637
Summary: He’s been shot at by an alien missile, had his ear talked off by a crazy woman under the ice, and now O’Neill wants him to sign up on a one-way trip to Anywhere? John’s not convinced. John&Elizabeth pre-friendship.
Disclaimer: Characters not mine. Universe not mine. Quotes from the episode also not mine.
A/N: I’m fairly sure the topic of John’s thoughts at the start of Rising has been done to death in fanfic, but I think I found a slightly different angle. Anyway, having written the thing, why not post it? Someone might enjoy it.