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Old April 4 2010, 09:09 PM   #278
Set Harth
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Re: Why doesn't Spock Prime go back in time to save Vulcan?

Temis the Vorta wrote: View Post
I seem to recall a snippet of dialogue talking about the timeline wanting to repair itself...did I imagine it?
It was apparently discarded material intended by the writers as one way of looking at the situation with the seeming coincidences/contrivances in the film.

Wikipedia wrote:
Figuring out ways to get the crew together required some contrivances, which Orci and Kurtzman wanted to explain from old Spock as a way of the timeline mending itself, highlighting the theme of destiny. The line was very difficult to write and was ultimately cut out.
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