Act Five continued:
128 INT. ASHALLA MONASTERY PRAYER ROOM
Kira opens the door onto the prayer room and quietly, reverently enters. She holds the door open... and Raiq tentatively follows her in. The Ascendant woman is wary, still not sure what to make of all this.
Kira leads Raiq further into the room, towards the plinth in the centre, with its Orb box sat upon it. Raiq doesn’t recognize the object...
...but once Kira opens the box’s doors, she sure as hell recognises the object inside. An Orb, spinning gently, glowing with light. Raiq is overcome with awe, amazement, disbelief that she is actually seeing what she’s seeing.
She stands in front of the Orb, transfixed. Kira quietly removes herself from the room, leaving Raiq alone. After
a moment, the Orb begins to glow brighter, and its light swirls out, filling the room with power.
Slowly the fog fades, until...
...standing alone in the white space. He’s calm, a little sad but accepting. He looks around himself, at the utter blankness. This is where he’s going to be spending the rest of eternity.
Gradually, his pulsing HEARTBEAT is joined by a second. He frowns, confused. He turns to look...
...and Iliana stands before him. The human man and the Cardassian woman look at each other, surprised, as if to say, “What? I wasn’t expecting to see you
END OF SHOW