Re: Amok Time repercussions?
T'Pau presents the offer sort of like Monty Hall used to on Let's Make a Deal
. "Would you rather return to your ship, or take what's in the box here?" And Kirk finds out the box contains a fight to the death with his best friend.
Curly: Oh, you hit Santa Claus. Just for that, no toys! --Wee Wee Monsieur (1938)