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- "nuquvmoH Sech qengwI'ma'... machoq'eghmeH maghobtaHwIS Heghwl' wa'DIch ghaH."
Translates from Klingonese to: "Our Torchbearer honors us... first to die in our crusade for self-preservation."
- —T'Kuvma, 2256[src]
In 2256 he was given the ceremonial role of Torchbearer and sent to activate the Beacon of Kahless. There he encountered Michael Burnham and attacked her. He was killed by Burnham. (DSC episode: "The Vulcan Hello")