Star Trek

Season 3 Episode 10

Plato's Stepchildren

Aired Unknown Nov 22, 1968 on NBC



  • Quotes

    • Uhura: (forced into Captain Kirk's arms) I'm so frightened, Captain. I'm so very frightened.
      Kirk: That's the way they want you to feel. Makes them think that they're alive.
      Uhura: I know it, but... I wish I could stop trembling.
      Kirk: Try not to think of them. (the Platonians laugh as they force them closer and closer together) Try...
      Uhura: I'm thinking... I'm thinking of all the times on the Enterprise when I was scared to death... (they're forced to embrace) ...and I would see you so busy at your command, and I would hear your voice from all parts of the ship... and my fears would fade. And now they're making me tremble. But I'm not afraid. I am not afraid...