... What else could O'Brien have done? Bad enough Keiko wore the pants in their relationship ... it makes it really hard to like Miles, because of that. But he's a Family Man & devout, Irish Catholic, so that compensates, some. Still in all, when Keiko's just nagging the poor Man to death ... O'Brien needed a break. And throwing money at her might've just accomplished that. That's all I was trying to say. Sophie, you have my assurances: I had the best of intentions!