Re: Do fans want the prime timeline back? Part 2: Poll edition.
Evidently the Romulans didn't believe it was accurate, and we're likely viewing this through a fair bit of Federation bias.
It sounds unlikely, but not impossible, that the Dominion might have ultimately left the Romulans (and, for that matter, others that they had non-aggression pacts with) alone if and when they were done with the Allies.
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