Rķu rķu, chķu wrote:
^ But everybody knows it's true anyway, because the writers said so.
And really, you couldn't actually show it...
Have Old Spock spell it out clearly. But you know why he didn't? Because it would have reduced the stakes. "Don't worry, my Vulcan is still intact." So why should I bother as a Prime universe fan? Mirror Universe episodes never interested me beyond the trash factor either.