Re: Deanna and cloaked ships
Except Lwaxana did a lot of telepathic communication with Deanna in Ménage à Troi
. From one part of the ship to the other. Why she didn't just telepathically tell her daughter her plan instead of Deanna having to figure out what ruse she was playing on the Damon I guess is a plot hole.
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.