From David Mack
's hint above, I'm going with the idea that
Unless I'm reading too much into it.
That's a nice point, Wig
. Perhaps this is
a Romulan-centric plot after all, even if it isn't about Hobus.
I'm just really hoping it's NOT
Not that I'm saying I think it is (for one thing, as you say, far too obvious), but I do think are ways in which the writers could
. It would certainly be very difficult, and I don't think it would be a good idea at all, but then these authors have surprised me before by taking ideas I was sure wouldn't work and, well, making them work, so who knows?
I'm sure it won't be, though.