I liked the different tellings of the story--especially Brenok struggling to explain how the story could possibly have changed when the people had eidetic memories!
Laran is a smart little boy and he sometimes asks difficult questions
The legend not only changed, but differs depending on the region of Cardassia. Legends tend to do that
In a Cardassian library
or in a Cardassian gallery
"Reagan, it appears, is really only an ardent unionist if the unions in question are in Poland" - Stephen King, Skeleton Crew