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Old July 19 2012, 03:50 AM   #122
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Re: Exploring a darker theme in a future star trek series

Herkimer Jitty wrote: View Post
Let's see


Kirk - Scarred by massacre on Tarsus IV. Ambivalent relationship w/ father.
Spock - Tense relationship with father. More daddy issues. Terrible television here so far.
McCoy - Shut off his father's life support in an act of mercy, days before a cure for his boneitis is found. Haunts him to this day.

I could go on.
Actually, Spock was the only one with family issues that we know of in TOS.
"Just give me two seconds, alright, you mad bastard!" - Montgomery Scott, Star Trek Into Darkness
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