syzygyclock: “mass-effect-headcanons: “ “ The real question is who’s playing the Doctor in Enthusiastically: Hullo I’m the Doctor. Crazily: Run. ” (source: syzygyclock) ” As for his companion? They meet during an invasion of the Citadel.
The Normandy crew are all reported MIA after their crash landing, and Shepard is in a coma when they are found. He lies in a hospital bed by himself for months until he first awakens, a day after the Normandy returns to Citadel space.
“After especially painful missions, Shepard goes down to the mess hall late at night when the crew isn’t around to have a drink and brood over it. Garrus found out, and now he sits with her every time.
Almost everything you find during Jack's loyalty mission is fake. All a careful song & dance orchestrated by the Illusive Man, to sell Shepard on the lie that Cerberus' past sins were all rogue elements.