Back on the U.S.S. Discovery, Burnham and the crew are faced with the harsh reality of the war during their absence. In order to move forward, Starfleet must use unconventional tactics and sources to take their next action against the Klingons.
Did You Know?
Admiral Cornwell says that the Discovery will be the first Federation ship in nearly one hundred years to visit Qo'noS, since Captain Archer and the Enterprise visited the Klingon home world in 2151 in Star Trek: Enterprise: Broken Bow: Part II
(2001). See more
Stamets says that the Discovery is a little over a light-year from Starbase One, Sarek makes it sound as if their journey would be long and dangerous. Yet it would only take the Discovery a few hours to travel a light-year at warp factor 5. See more
Did you ever think, when you signed up for Starfleet, that you'd be forced to see war and death?
Death found me when I was a child. So, yeah. I knew what I was getting into.
I don't think I did. Not really. Does that make me naive?
It makes you optimistic.