It’s a ghost-powered plot. I understand the ghosts are necessary, but I wish the team had had the time/skill to think of something better.
Derek and I definitely get into the bickering, and of all things we could have chosen, it was how similar Troi’s psychological techniques are to those of the real world. Honestly, considering how little faith I have in both of those things, I was on the wrong side of this one. That said, I think he’s setting a high bar for the principals’ realistic emotional reaction to these events. Is he wrong or is this a case where Star Trek has abbreviated the language of television too far?
Also , those ghosts are so stupid.
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