Re: Kirk's Character Arc: Spoiled in Second Movie
To do a Kirk and Spock are soul mates centric film would be just wrong. Up until the point of Kirk's death scene they didn't even know each other.
They had worked together for a year when Into Darkness
"If we're going to be damned, let's be damned for what we really are." - Jean-Luc Picard, "Encounter at Farpoint"