I know sir. I was merely using the vernacular that others attribute to these sort of purchases. Those who don't agree with ship purchases in general would probably agree less with one-time ship purchases per character
Understood It's a change in business model for us too - and it's often an uncomfortable change to accept however in its defense it will increase the quality of the game by a lot and will guarantee a great deal of additional new content, IP accurate content, etc.
Paying extra money blows, I know... but I think it will up the bar of quality quite a bit. When Cryptic generates more money, it will have noticeable improvements upon the game
I'm glad so many people are on board with the c store model, even if they are on board reluctantly.