Re: Lt. Kim
Carey was just a hypothetical example, just to keep it from being someone we'd never seen before gunning for Kim's job.
And yeah, exodus
, you're probably right. Chakotay would fight for Kim. Tuvok would be the one saying the other guy was the logical choice.
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