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Old June 18 2009, 01:57 AM   #16
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Re: WTF?! moment from "Vortex"

flemm wrote: View Post
To be scandalized by Odo being knocked out, we have to assume that the decentralized anatomy of the shapeshifter removes the "weakspot" of the head, but what if the opposite is true? What if the weakspot is everywhere on a changeling taken by surprise? In other words, perhaps a changeling is hyper-vulnerable and sensitive by nature, and his ability to rapidly adapt to an attack or change form is his only defense.
That would have been fine, had the character been conceived that way and consistently handled that way.
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