Re: Deleted scene where Spock explains how the timeline "healed itself
This would certainly go a long way towards explaining why nuKirk made Captain so damn fast. The admiralty in the new timeline may be somehow influenced to promote him that fast because of this healing action of the timeline.
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Two men out and three men on
Nowhere to look but inside
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