A disgraced boxer comes to Babylon 5 to compete in the Mutai, an alien fighting match. Meanwhile, an old friend visits Ivanova so that she can mourn the loss of her father.
Did You Know?
Rabbi Koslov's ship is named White Star. This is both a foreshadowing, as well as an inside joke. The Whitestar is the Ranger ship later seen in Season Two. Also, the White Star line was the cruise line which created the ill-fated liner, Titanic. See more
Susan Ivanova says that the mourning prayer is traditionally recited in Hebrew, however the Mourner's Kaddish is primarily Aramaic. See more
Liner White Star, arriving from Earth, is now docking in Bay 5...