Re: Farscape or Babylon 5?
Honestly, I like stories where things don't always work out perfectly, and where our characters make mistakes, and have to do bad things occasionally. Honestly, if everything always works out perfectly right away, and nobody ever screws up it can get really boring.
How's the old saying go? Things are always darkest before the dawn?
Over the course of many encounters and many years, I have successfully developed a standard operating procedure for dealing with big, nasty monsters. Run away. Me and Monty Python.
Harry Dresden - Blood Rites (The Dresden Files #6)