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Old November 26 2009, 03:38 PM   #34
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Re: Star Trek: A Rendezvous With Destiny--A Tale of Captain Ezri Dax

The Badger wrote: View Post
Another couple of well written scenes. I did groan slightly at the old 'you are the only ship in the sector' trope, as it is such a hackneyed plot device, but given the amount of times it's been used in Trek itself I'll let you off this time!
I know. I kinda flinched when I wrote it, too.

But...for this tale, I relied heavily on Star Charts, and I knew I had to pick a location close enough to Starbase 24 (which I also discovered, via the charts, to be the most logical place to pick up Spock) to believably use that device--to keep the groan as slight as possble.

Regulus fit the bill...I guess.

The interaction between Ezri and Spock remains utterly convincing. Somehow, I think I know who will be accompanying Spock...
(snicker) Yuppers.
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