Re: Doctor Mora's influence on Odo.
Ditto. That's one of my favourite DS9 episodes, as is his S1 VOY ep with Neelix. Sloyan seems to bring out the best in his co-stars. I like the fact that he didn't try use any of the usual actor-bag-of-tricks to make either of his characters sympathetic
"Anál nathrach, orth’ bháis’s bethad, do chél dénmha"