James T. Vader wrote:
So what's everyone's opinon of miltary gunho conservative war fighting savage Kirk in Errand of Mercy? Man seems determined to fight a war no matter what the cost.
What was Gene thinking?
er, the Klingons were an expansive and oppressive imperial power who were enslaving planets full of neutrals. Kirk's attitude makes perfect sense here, including his initial frustration and then contempt for the pacifism of the Organians.