Upon his return from a journey through the Guardian of Forever Kirk realizes that history has been altered and no one remembers Spock. An Andorian is now his First Officer and it appears that Spock met an untimely death during a childhood ritual on Vulcan. Spock must use the Guardian again and return to the Vulcan of his youth and restore his time line. Written by
Did You Know?
When this series premiered, George Takei
was running for L.A. city council at the time. His opponents protested that airing any episode with Takei would violate the equal time law which states that political opponents must have equal time on television. So although it is the second episode, in Los Angeles, this episode was aired first because Takei does not appear in it. See more
As an Andorian, Thelin should have blue skin, but appears Caucasian. See more
There is no Vulcan named Spock serving with the Star Fleet in any capacity.
[after further discussion
What of Sarek's family: his wife and son?
[as Amanda's picture appears
Amanda, wife of Sarek. Born on Earth as Amanda Grayson. The couple separated after the death of their son. The wife was killed in a shuttle accident at Lunaport on her way home to Earth. Ambassador Sarek has not remarried.
My mother. The son... what was his name and age when he died?
Spock, age seven.