Re: Cardassian society - enforcement or preference?
The main problem is Kirk agrees with her that the situation (whatever it was), was unfair
I think he was just being nice to her. If he contradicted her, it might have set her off even more. So Kirk did the "smile and nod" thing.
If there is anything 'unfair' about this situation, it's that even in such a perfect society, people like Janice Lester still turn out to be cuckoos.
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