Re: The Federation / Klingon Alliance
^ Fox wasn't going to use force. Not literally. He's there to persuade the Eminians. That, by definition, is never force - if he gets them to LET the Federation in, then that can't be force. He has the right to talk them into it, so to speak. That's not forcing anything.
Persuading the other side to see things the way you do, is allowed.
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