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Old July 13 2011, 03:43 AM   #200
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Re: Star Trek: Voyager: Children Of The Storm Review Thread

^ And, perhaps you are right.

That being said, it's still tough for me to see them as the same species. I think part of the problem as well is that the brief glimpse we got of them in Destiny put a pre-conceived notion in my head. That notion was "menacing bad guy", for better or for worse. That's they way I expected them to be portrayed here. I realize though that, had that actually been all there was to them, I would have been severely disappointed in this book. I'm glad Kirsten took them the direction she did. It showed a ton of originality. But, at the same time, it took me out of the story a little as I read it the first time.

Maybe upon a re-read in a few years time, I'll see it differently.
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