Re: Maneuvering in the Z-Axis...
Captain Shatner wrote:
...my question is, is there any point in TOS where Kirk (or anybody else) does a combat maneuver on the Z-axis?
Sure. Off the top of my head, in Balance of Terror
, Kirk says of the Romulan ship "They'll try to slip under us." I'll bet there are others.
And weren't the Tholians building their web around the Enterprise?
It keeps Carol Anne very close to it and away from the spectral light. It lies to her. It says things only a child can understand. It has been using her to restrain the others.
To her it simply is another child. To us it is the beast.
Now let's go get your daughter.