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Old September 6 2009, 05:41 PM   #36
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Re: Trek romances - the good, the bad, and the boring?

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The best romance for me is the one and only relationsship between Janeway and Chakotay- J/C for ever!
Fan fiction doesn't count.
It was heavily ship-teased in the show, so it's not like the fans made it up or that it belongs just to fan fiction. The majority of fans seem to be prefer Janeway/Chakotay to Seven/Chakotay , which brings up the question, are Star Trek writers sometimes so clueless that they pick unconvincing or otherwise bad pairings over those that had more chemistry and could have worked better?
What I find interesting is that in three out of five Star Trek shows a lot of fans wanted to see the captain and the first officer get together (TOS, VOY, ENT). What's with that?
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