Summary: Wash's backstory, from age 17 through shortly after Kaylee comes aboard. In chapter 3, Wash tries to escape from the law, the Alliance, and his family; in chapter 4, Wash worries about his uncle's bad name, and also his own.
Characters: Wash, Zoe, Mal; Uncle Jack; various OC's
Spoilers/Timeline: No spoilers; set preseries
Disclaimer: Not mine, but fun to play with
Author's Note: This is a preseries piece about how Wash became the getaway pilot for a band of thieves and criminals. Muchas gracias to hoban_harper and ceslas for betaing!