Re: Sacrifice of the Angels Ending A Deus Ex Machina?
It's something that's arbitrarily introduced without prior justification. It's when the writer can't think of a way out of the problem and just makes up some random thing out of the blue that conveniently fixes everything without the heroes having to do anything.
^^That's^^ my definition of a plot device and plot device is part of the GOOGLE definition for Dues Ex Machina. So I am therefore sticking to my original post.
My Favorite Trek Characters:
Captain Kirk, Captain Sisko, Saavik as played by Robin Curtis,
Sela, Q, Dr. McCoy, Dr. Pulaski, Dr. Bashir, Jadzia Dax, Odo,
Elim Garak, Tora Ziyal, Kassidy Yates & 7 of 9.