McCoy: “But Jim, we just sacrificed the life of a Federation diplomat so that a man who should have died 150 years ago can have a new girlfriend. Shouldn’t we, like, mourn her loss, or inform Starfleet or something?:

Kirk: “Eh, I’m sure they can find another diplomat lady to stop that imminent planetary war. Let’s go home.”

JFC, #TOS. JFC.

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8 thoughts on “McCoy: “But Jim, we just sacrificed the life of a Federation diplomat so that a man who should have died 150 years…

  1. What’s sad is that the core concept of the episode — and even its attempt to address gender — is almost praiseworthy, but you see the end coming almost immediately. “Huh, I bet that the commissioner is only in this episode so she can die to serve the needs of that dude… aaand, yep.”