Re: TOS set during the 22nd Century!?
What about the salt monster which was situated in Trelane's palace?
Trelane could chase the Enterprise
at warp with a planet. Whose to say he hadn't visited M-113 in the past? Whose to say the Salt Vampire we see in his castle is even real? He recreated the Earth artifacts we saw...
"If I hadn't tried, the cost would have been my soul." - Admiral James T. Kirk, Star Trek III: The Search for Spock