Re: Why doesn't T'Pau tell Kirk the fight is to the death?
I always assumed T'Pau just knew exactly what she was doing. She always had that aura of having things well in hand, even when they seemed the most chaotic. YMMV, though.
“I've noticed that about your people, Doctor. You find it easier to understand the death of one than the death of a million. You speak about the objective hardness of the Vulcan heart, yet how little room there seems to be in yours.” - Spock, The Immunity Syndrome
Leonard Nimoy: 1931 - 2015