Emotional response was excited by the prospect of losing DS9 so soon to a planet in danger of losing itself in the process. Series Impact: Kira is recalled to Bajor and not reassigned. Starfleet prepares to evacuate DS9. Bajor stands at the brink of Civil War.
# of Nine: Action 8, Suspense 7, Drama 6, Comedy 1
Acting - very good
Scenery - Commander's Office, Siskos' quarters, Kira's quarters, OPs, Bajoran monastery and arboretum, Security HQ, Cressari cargo ship, Bajoran military conference room, The Circle caves
Sound - good
Lighting - good
Effects - very good - Odo does rat!
Costumes - very good
Props - Synth ale bottle and glasses, 3rd Orb (of prophecy and change), cargo summary pad