Locutus of Bored wrote:
Robert D. Robot wrote:
If the ship's captain is dying in the aftermath of a battle, maybe the Chief Medical Officer should be there, not the head communications officer who should be getting communications back up and running.
When were communications ever down that they needed to be gotten back up again?
The CMO had a lot of casualties to deal with from the beating the Enterprise took.
Exactly, plus Scotty knew that Kirk didnt have a chance, the only reason to call McCoy would have been so he could be there when Kirk died.