Riker is gravely affected by a local's death on a covert mission on Telonus 4, where civil strife has created total mayhem and endangers Federation colonists. From then on, he has a frustrating series of conflicting sensations, unable to tell whether his mind is running wild aboard the Enterprise getting into a crazy character in a play, or undergoing reflexion therapy, a voluntary alternative to irreparable surgical synaptic reconstruction, in a Telosian mental ward... Written by
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47-reference: Riker is imprisoned in Ward 47. See more
In previous Star Trek productions, including Star Trek: Patterns of Force
, hypo-spray-sized tracking devices can be implanted into the away team for the purpose of emergency transporter beaming in case of danger. Why isn't this used to keep track of Riker? Was the technology abandoned by Starfleet? See more
Commander William T. Riker
I'm not crazy!
Star Trek: The Next Generation Main Title
Composed by Jerry Goldsmith
and Alexander Courage See more