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Join Date: Sep 2012
Posts: 394
# 88
01-17-2013, 04:04 AM
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Originally Posted by squatsauce View Post
I never understood why the away teams tended to consist of "all the guys who know how to run a ship" and, maybe, "a guy who can die to underline how dangerous away missions can be". Don't they have a few annoying ensigns and non-critical crewmen they could assign to those things? Seriously, the Enterprise was always, like, one transporter accident away from leaving Wesley Crusher or Guinan in charge of the ship.
I completely understand and agree with you here. That's one of the reasons I find it such a brilliant line