Once you sever a Borg from the collective he is a fairly nice guy.
Actually, I never took it that way completely, & Descent tends to lean another way too. I got to thinking that when you sever a Borg from the collective they become a person, an individual. Hugh
became a nice guy, whose most pronounced traits were being scared, lonely, & interested. I always thought how fortunate it was that they ended up with Hugh, instead of a Borg who might have turned angry, belligerent, & untrusting. Individuality has many facet